Accession Number : AD0763925

Title :   Arctic Maintenance Considerations.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. on test operations procedure.

Corporate Author : ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date : 11 SEP 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The report provides background information on the test of materials in an arctic environment. It describes arctic environmental characteristics and the effects of cold weather on solid materials, personnel, and maintenance. It discusses personnel saftey, maintenance equipment, and the maintenance of material such as vehicles, aircraft, weapons, small arms, muntions, electrical equipment, optical equipment, personnel clothing and equipment to include design considerations. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ARMY EQUIPMENT, MAINTENANCE), COLD WEATHER TESTS, BRITTLENESS, VEHICLE HEATERS, LUBRICANTS, FUELS, WEAPON SYSTEMS, MAINTAINABILITY, ARCTIC REGIONS

Subject Categories : Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE