Accession Number : ADA130320

Title :   MX Basing Design Development Derived from H.E. Testing.

Descriptive Note : Technical paper,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE CONTRACT MANAGEMENT DIV LOS ANGELES CA

Personal Author(s) : Cole,Donald M

PDF Url : ADA130320

Report Date : 29 Jun 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 57

Abstract : The large size testing associated with the buried trench, horizontal and vertical shelter basing concepts is evaluated for its role in the development of structural design concepts. The major impact of the testing was in general to revise baseline concepts and to develop confident design and analysis procedures. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Guided missile silos, Shelters, Surface to surface missiles, Tunnels, Concrete, Model tests, High explosives, Loads(Forces), Structural response, Test methods

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
      Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE