Accession Number : AD0866650

Title :   Use of Helicopters to Dissipate Fog.

Descriptive Note : Final letter rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY CONCEPT TEAM IN VIETNAM APO SAN FRANCISCO 96384

Personal Author(s) : Christensen, George F.

Report Date : 17 FEB 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : An evaluation was conducted of the fog dissipating capabilities of CH-47 and CH-54 helicopters. The evaluation was conducted in the Vung Tau area. Due to the limited number of days that fog or stratus clouds were present, only four dissipation trials were attempted during the evaluation period. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ARMY OPERATIONS, HELICOPTERS), (*HELICOPTERS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), (*FOG, SCATTERING), VIETNAM, STRATUS CLOUDS, DOWNWASH.

Subject Categories : Helicopters
      Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE