Accession Number : ADP000615

Title :   Battlefield Related Evaluation and Analysis of Countermine Hardware (BREACH),

Corporate Author : ARMY MOBILITY EQUIPMENT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COMMAND FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Dean,Kenneth J. ; Christians,John A.

Report Date : 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : This paper presents the methodology being used at MERDC to describe and evaluate the effectiveness of the integrated family of countermine equipment. The scenarios and hierarchy of models used to determine systems effectiveness and operational feasibilities are described. The essential countermine missions of the Army are examined along with a comparative evaluation of a typical baseline system. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Army operations, *Operations research, *Mine countermeasures, *Mine clearance, *Land mines, *Computerized simulation, Mine neutralization, Scenarios, Decision making, Military commanders, Operational effectiveness, Employment, Weapon system effectiveness, Battlefields, Forward areas, Land mine warfare

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE