Accession Number : AD0862098
Title : Spectrolab FX-150, 9 to 20 KW, Helicopter Mounted Searchlight.
Descriptive Note : Final letter rept.,
Corporate Author : ARMY CONCEPT TEAM IN VIETNAM APO SAN FRANCISCO 96384
Personal Author(s) : Hickerson, Charles M.
Report Date : 26 OCT 1969
Pagination or Media Count : 12
Abstract : The FX-150 Helicopter-Mounted Searchlight was brought to Vietnam for evaluation. One searchlight was evaluated by two different aviation units during the period 12 June to 23 July 1969. It was employed in a variety of missions that included battlefield illumination for defensive perimeters, armed helicopter and fighter attacks, and visual reconnaissance along roads, rivers, and canals. (Author)
Descriptors : (*AIRCRAFT SEARCHLIGHTS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), HELICOPTERS, COMBAT SURVEILLANCE, NIGHT VISION, AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE, MAINTAINABILITY, WEIGHT, INTENSITY.
Subject Categories : Helicopters
Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE