Accession Number : ADA182331
Title : Battlefield Management and Fire Control System for M1A1.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 10 Sep 85-15 Feb 86,
Corporate Author : BATTELLE COLUMBUS LABS RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK NC
Personal Author(s) : Leu,Michael ; Irwin,Alan ; Weil,William ; Hahn,Jerome
PDF Url : ADA182331
Report Date : 15 Feb 1986
Pagination or Media Count : 125
Abstract : A study of fire control and battlefield management requirements and relationships for the M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank is presented. Three possible approaches for integrating advanced fire control and battlefield management capabilities into the MI as described. Each is evaluated for near term MI design and schedule impacts and compatibility with projected growth requirements. The application of VHSIC processing is examined, and an approach for insertion of that technology is discussed. Keywords: computer applications; interfaces; standards; vetronics; Combat Vehicle Architectures.
Descriptors : *FIRE CONTROL SYSTEMS, *COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEMS, BATTLEFIELDS, MANAGEMENT, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, COMPUTER APPLICATIONS, GROWTH(GENERAL), REQUIREMENTS, ARCHITECTURE, COMBAT VEHICLES, TANKS(COMBAT VEHICLES)
Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
Command, Control and Communications Systems
Fire Control and Bombing Systems
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE