Accession Number : AD0785221
Title : Engineer Design Test XM59.50 Caliber Machinegun Pintle Mounted on UH-1D Helicopter.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : ARMY AVIATION TEST BOARD FORT RUCKER ALA
Report Date : 25 JUL 1968
Pagination or Media Count : 22
Abstract : The Aircraft Weaponization Project Manager directed the development of a .50 caliber machinegun door mount installation on the UH-1D Helicopter. US Army Test and Evaluation Command test directive directs that the US Army Aviation Test Board determine if the subsystem is safe to send to RVN for evaluation.
Descriptors : *Helicopters, *Machine guns, *Gun mounts, Pintles, Gunships, Flight, Aerodynamic stability, Firing tests(Ordnance)
Subject Categories : Helicopters
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE