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
      Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE