Accession Number : ADP005347

Title :   Prepositioning and Rapid Deployment: New Challanges in Ammunition Storage,

Corporate Author : ARMY DEFENSE AMMUNITION CENTER AND SCHOOL SAVANNA IL

Personal Author(s) : Lightthiser,Thomas P.

Report Date : AUG 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : Prepositioning of ammunition in OCONUS locations and storage of ammunition for rapid deployment represents a significant departure from traditional storage configurations within the continental limits of the United States and overseas as well. Traditional storage facilities and procedures are contrasted with recent requirements resulting from prepositioning and rapid deployment.

Descriptors :   *AMMUNITION, *STORAGE, *PREPOSITIONING(LOGISTICS), *RAPID DEPLOYMENT, ARMY FACILITIES, SUPPLY DEPOTS, MUNITIONS INDUSTRY, MAGAZINES(ORDNANCE), CONTAINERS, TRAILERS, SYMPOSIA

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Combustion and Ignition
      Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE