Accession Number : AD0832235

Title :   STATIC TEST OF STRING BOMB MUNITION.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE SPECIAL WEAPONS CENTER KIRTLAND AFB NM

Personal Author(s) : Traylor, Mahlon E., Jr

Report Date : APR 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : Static testing was performed on a String Bomb Munition, designed and fabricated by the Air Force Armament Laboratory, to specifications established by AFATL. The munition successfully sustained all simulated flight loads. One minor modification is suggested as indicated by test results. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BOMB CLUSTERS, CAPTIVE TESTS), AERODYNAMIC LOADING, LOADS(FORCES), EXTERNAL STORES, ATTACK BOMBERS, TORQUE, MECHANICAL CABLES, BOMBS, DEFORMATION, SPECIFICATIONS.

Subject Categories : Aerial Bombs

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE