NASA Center: Marshall Space Flight Center
Public Release Year: 1984
Reference Number: MSFC-SO-113
Category: Public Safety
Origin: NASA Fire Control Excercises
Firefighting trainees conduct fire control exercises using a prototype simulator known as the Emergency Management Computer Aided Training System (EMCAT). Developed by Marshall Space Flight Center (MFS) in response to a request from the Huntsville (AL) Fire Department, EMCAT enables a trainee to assume the role of fireground commander and make quick decisions on best use of his fire fighting personnel and equipment.
Page Number in Published book: 111
Manufacturer: MARSHALL SPACE FLIGHT CENTER