Accession Number : ADA325861

Title :   Search and Rescue: Survival Training; Survive, Return, Honor. Volume 1

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

PDF Url : ADA325861

Report Date : 15 JUL 1985

Pagination or Media Count : 582

Abstract : Partial Contents: This regulation describes the various environmental conditions affecting human survival, and describes individual activities necessary to enable that survival. This regulation is for instructor and student use in formal and USAF survival and survival continuation training. This regulation also applies to US Air Force Reserve and Air National Guard units and members. Sources used to compile this regulation are listed in the bibliography, attachment I. The Elements of Surviving - Conditions Affecting Survival - The Survivor's Needs - Psychological Aspects of Survival - Emotional Reactions - The Will to Survive - Basic Survival Medicine - PW Medicine - Facts and Conditions Affecting a Survivor - Geographic Principles - Environmental Characteristics - Local People - Personal Protection - Proper Body Temperature - Clothing - Shelter - Firecraft - Equipment - Sustenance - Food - Water - Travel - Land Navigation - Land Travel - Rough Land Travel and Evacuation Techniques - Water Travel - Signaling and Recovery - Evasion - Legal and Moral Obligations - Factors of Successful Evasion - Camouflage - Induced Conditions - Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical (NBC) - Biological Conditions - Chemical Conditions

Descriptors :   *RESCUES, *SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL), NATIONAL GUARD, MILITARY RESERVES, BIOLOGY, STUDENTS, TRAINING, CHEMICALS, WATER, CAMOUFLAGE, BIBLIOGRAPHIES, SURVIVAL(GENERAL), AIR FORCE PERSONNEL, MEDICINE, TRAVEL, ETHICS, EVASION, CLOTHING, LAW ENFORCEMENT, GEOGRAPHY, EVACUATION, AIR FORCE OPERATIONS, LAND AREAS, SURFACE NAVIGATION, BODY TEMPERATURE, EMOTIONS.

Subject Categories : Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE