Accession Number : AD0780299
Title : Airplane Landing Mat Investigation: Engineering Tests on Steel, Pierced Type, M8 and Aluminum, Pierced Type, M9.
Descriptive Note : Technical memo.
Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS
Report Date : MAY 1951
Pagination or Media Count : 123
Abstract : The objectives of the tests are: To determine if single layers of airplane landing mat, could withstand normal loading by military aircraft for one year; To determine the effects of single wheel loading; and, to determine suitability for waterproofing soil bases on which the landing mats are placed.
Descriptors : *Landing mats, Test methods, Performance(Engineering), Loads(Forces), Steel, Aluminum alloys, Trafficability, Waterproofing, Resistance, Fuels
Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE