Accession Number : AD0762126

Title :   Evaluation and Maintenance of Expedient-Surfaced Airfield Facilities.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s) : Vedros,Philip J. , Jr

Report Date : MAY 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : The instruction report presents a reference of suggested guidelines on the evaluation and maintenance of expedient-surfaced airfield facilities. The expedient surfacing materials covered in this discussion are aluminum and steel landing mats and a neoprene-coated nylon membrane. Methods of repair that have performed satisfactorily for the landing mats and T17 membrane are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RUNWAYS, MAINTENANCE), (*MILITARY FACILITIES, RUNWAYS), LANDING MATS, ALUMINUM ALLOYS, STEEL, NYLON, MEMBRANES, SYNTHETIC RUBBER, INSTALLATION

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE