Accession Number : AD0452582


Title :   INTEGRATED ENGINEERING/SERVICE TEST OF LOW LEVEL EXTRACTION TECHNIQUES (LOLEX) FROM CV-2B AIRCRAFT.


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : ARMY AIRBORNE ELECTRONICS AND SPECIAL WARFARE BOARD FORT BRAGG NC


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/452582.pdf


Report Date : 08 Sep 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 225


Abstract : This report of test includes results of flight safety, engineer, and service test of Low Level Extraction Techniques (LOLEX) for air delivery of Army supplies and equipment from CV-2B aircraft. Tests Nr 1 and 4 - 9 were the service test phase of the test conducted by the USAAESW Board, Executive Test Agency, under field conditions at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, during the period 26 May to 26 June 1964. Test Nr 2 was the flight engineer test phase conducted by USAATA, Supporting Test Agency, at Edwards AFB, California, during the period 10 March to 3 April 1964. Test Nr 3 was the engineer test phase conducted by YPG, Supporting Test Agency, at Yuma, Arizona, during the period 6 - 29 April 1964. The USAAVNTB, Supporting Test Agency, with primary interest in aircraft operations and crew procedures, participated in all tests. The USAQMS (ABN), with primary interest in publication of techniques and procedures, observed all service tests.


Descriptors :   *SHORT TAKEOFF AIRCRAFT , RELIABILITY , FLIGHT , AIR DROP OPERATIONS , RELEASE MECHANISMS , AVIATION SAFETY , LOW ALTITUDE , PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING) , PARACHUTES


Subject Categories : V/STOL


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE