Accession Number : AD0875407

Title :   Tiedown Tests for Air Transport of the W62/H1224 Weapon/Container Configuration.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. Dec 69-Mar 70,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE SPECIAL WEAPONS CENTER KIRTLAND AFB NM

Personal Author(s) : Krek, Frank T.

Report Date : AUG 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 84

Abstract : Aircraft tiedown configurations for transport of the W62/H1224 weapon/container combination in centerline and/or noncenterline unpalletized locations of C-130, C-133, C-141, and C-135(K)A aircraft were designed and tested by the Air Force Special Weapons Center. Testing was performed at the request of the Air Force Weapons Laboratory to provide source data for -16 Technical Orders. As the result of testing, it was ascertained that these configurations meet the acceptance criteria specified by the Air Force Weapons Laboratory for air transportability. The developed tiedown configurations, test procedures, test data, notations of test observations and other pertinent information are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WEAPON SYSTEMS, AIR TRANSPORTATION), (*TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT, COMPATIBILITY), FASTENINGS, CONTAINERS, MOUNTING BRACKETS, CHAINS, HOOKS, LOAD DISTRIBUTION, HANDLING, STATISTICAL DATA.

Subject Categories : Transport Aircraft
      Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE