Accession Number : ADA137161

Title :   Long-Range Patrol Capabilities of Snowmobiles.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Osczevski,R J

PDF Url : ADA137161

Report Date : Sep 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : Long-distance travel by snowmobile in polar regions is reviewed. Equations are derived to predict speed, range, and payload. The general performance of snowmobiles under load, and some tactical considerations are discussed.

Descriptors :   *Snow vehicles, Arctic regions, Antarctic regions, Utilization, Range(Distance), Logistics

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE