Accession Number : AD0438014


Title :   QUALITATIVE EVALUATION OF THE AIRDROP IMPACT CAPABILITY OF THE M44 INCAPACITATING CLUSTER


Descriptive Note : Technical Report


Corporate Author : ARMY NATICK LABS MA NATICK United States


Personal Author(s) : Gionfriddo,Maurice P


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/438014.pdf


Report Date : 01 Oct 1963


Pagination or Media Count : 22


Abstract : M44 Incapacitating Clusters packed in shipping boxes were stacked two high and subjected to critical airdrop impact conditions to evaluate their ability to withstand airdrop impact loadings when rigged with standard air delivery equipment and techniques. It was determined that the Clusters are capable of withstanding the airdrop impact loadings when using standard air delivery equipment and techniques.


Descriptors :   BOMB CLUSTERS , AIR DROP OPERATIONS , BAGS , PALLETS , DROP TESTS , PACKAGING


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE