Accession Number : ADP000154

Title :   Role of the Joint Logistics Commanders Joint Technical Coordinating Group on Simulators and Training Devices (JTCG-STD),

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE SYSTEMS COMMAND WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Winters,George R. , II ; Hofer,Ronald ; Schreiber,Jon ; Haugen,Willard D.

Report Date : 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The Joint Logistics Commanders (JLC) purpose is to resolve common concerns and, where possible, to achieve efficiencies by combining efforts. The day-to-day activities of the JLC are carried out by joint panels and groups. One such group is the Joint Technical Coordinating Group on Simulators and Training Devices (JTCG-STD). Its purposes is to identify opportunities to coordinate or consolidate programs in research and development, acquisition, and operation and support of training devices and to implement plans to reduce te cost and/or increase the effectiveness of military simulators and training devices. The purpose of this paper is to familiarize the training equipment community with the group that has evolved from those early efforts and to solicit ideas on how the services can improve training effectiveness through interservice cooperation.

Descriptors :   *Simulators, *Training devices, *Logistics support, *Management planning and control, Military commanders, Logistics management, Military procurement, Planning programming budgeting, Logistics planning, Cost effectiveness, Research management, Joint military activities, Cooperation, Data bases, Management, Libraries, Computer programs, Policies, Systems engineering, Operational effectiveness

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE