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Author French, Han Tin
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Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Abstract The impact of access to information through advanced information and communication technology was assessed in a study involving the Ground-Based Air Defence Command Post (GBAD CP). At present the GBAD CP obtains information about aircraft and their movements by HF radio. In the study, digital data was directly transmitted to the GBAD CP. Its effect on the situation awareness (SA) of the Command Post Officer (CPO) and Detachment Commander (Det Comd) was investigated. The Direct Questioning Technique, based on the Situation Awareness Global Assessment Technique (Endsley, 1995a), was used to measure the SA of the CPOs and Det Comds. With this method, the operators were asked specific questions relating to the situation at various times during the exercise. The
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study