Accession Number : AD0482936

Title :   Integrated Engineering/Service Test(Intermediate Conditions) of M Packet (Food Packet, Individual, Combat).

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Aug 65-Feb 66,

Corporate Author : ARMY GENERAL EQUIPMENT TEST ACTIVITY FORT LEE VA

Personal Author(s) : Burt, Thomas B. ; Bounds, John A. ; Magill, William F.

Report Date : APR 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 104

Abstract : An Integrated Engineering/Service Test (Intermediate Conditions) of the M Packet (Food Packet, Individual, Combat) was conducted to determine the technical performance and safety characteristics of the M Packet and the extent to which it meets the revised Military Characteristics for the Food Packet, Individual, Combat, and to determine its suitability for U.S. Army use under intermediate environmental conditions.

Descriptors :   (*FOOD, PACKAGING), (*MILITARY RATIONS, ACCEPTABILITY), SAFETY, HAZARDS, PROCESSING, MEAT, CEREALS, COFFEE, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, PORTABLE EQUIPMENT, HANDLING, AIR DROP OPERATIONS, LAMINATED PLASTICS, STORAGE, NUTRITION, MILITARY PERSONNEL.

Subject Categories : Food, Food Service and Nutrition
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE