Accession Number : AD0871344

Title :   Arctic Environmental Test of Airdrop Platforms.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. on materiel test procedure.

Corporate Author : ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date : 08 MAY 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : This Environmental Test Procedure describes test methods and techniques for evaluating the performance and characteristics of Airdrop Platforms under Arctic Winter environmental conditions. Evaluation is related to criteria established by Qualitative Materiel Requirements (QMR), Small Development Requirements (SDR), Technical Characteristics (TC), and other design requirements or specifications. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AIR DROP OPERATIONS, CONTAINERS), (*CONTAINERS, COLD WEATHER TESTS), ARCTIC REGIONS, SIMULATION, VISUAL INSPECTION, ASSEMBLY, REACTION KINETICS, HANDLING, IMPACT SHOCK, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING).

Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE