Accession Number : AD0804477
Title : EVALUATION - LITTER DEVICES, HELICOPTER HOISTING OPERATIONS (ACA-2/67).
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : ARMY CONCEPT TEAM IN VIETNAM APO SAN FRANCISCO 96384
Personal Author(s) : Hatch, Merrill G.
Report Date : 19 DEC 1966
Pagination or Media Count : 9
Abstract : The purpose of this evaluation was to determine the operational suitability of a prototype litter device. This lifting device was designed to provide a means for screening and protecting a casualty from further injury, due to scraping against trees or rocks, while being hoisted to a helicopter.
Descriptors : (*HELICOPTER HOISTS, CASUALTIES), EVACUATION, WOUNDS AND INJURIES, SAFETY, MEDICAL EQUIPMENT, VIETNAM, MILITARY PERSONNEL.
Subject Categories : Helicopters
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE