Accession Number : AD0448119

Title :   AIRFIELD PAVEMENT EVALUATION - USMCALF CAMP PENDLETON, CALIFORNIA,

Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA

Personal Author(s) : Lowe, R. J. ; Chamberlin, W. H.

Report Date : AUG 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 193

Abstract : The evaluation f the U. S. Marine Corps Auxiliary Landing Field, Camp Pendleton, is presented with the allowable gross load capacities of the runway, taxiways, and parking apron for single, dual, single tandem and dual tandem wheel assembly aircraft. Information is also included on the construction history, climatic data, and current aircraft traffic. Results of field and laboratory tests on the pavement and subsurface materials are included in the tables. The results of the evaluation show that the runway, the connecting taxiway, and the parking apron are being overloaded by both the C-119 and KC-130 aircraft. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LANDING FIELDS, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES), (*RUNWAYS, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES), (*PAVEMENTS, LANDING FIELDS), TERMINAL FLIGHT FACILITIES, CONCRETE, CEMENTS, ASPHALT, LOADING (MECHANICS), AIR TRAFFIC, RAINFALL, TEMPERATURE, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES, MILITARY ENGINEERING, TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT, TABLES(DATA), NOKOGRAPHS.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE