Accession Number : AD0477644


Title :   ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS ON WS133B TECHNICAL FACILITIES PERSONNEL ACCESS HATCH


Descriptive Note : Technical rept. Feb-Apr 1965


Corporate Author : AIR FORCE SPECIAL WEAPONS CENTER KIRTLAND AFB NM


Personal Author(s) : Krek, Frank T


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/477644.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1966


Pagination or Media Count : 48


Abstract : The purpose was to measure the operating characteristics and to evaluate the performance of one Minuteman Wing 6 personnel access hatch when exposed to extreme environmental conditions. The environmental tests were performed in accordance with MIL-E-4970A, as modified to comply with BSD requirements and included high temperature, low temperature, ice, rain, and exposure to sand and dust. Test results, notations of observations made during testing, and other pertinent test data are presented.


Descriptors :   *HATCHES , *GUIDED MISSILE SILOS , TEMPERATURE , MILITARY REQUIREMENTS , PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING) , LOADS(FORCES) , SHELTERS , ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE , SAND , DUST , ICE , OPERATION , ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS , RAINFALL , SURFACE TO SURFACE MISSILES , PINS , ACCEPTABILITY , TORQUE , DOORS , LOCKING FASTENER DEVICES , LAUNCHING SITES , HYDRAULIC ACTUATORS


Subject Categories : Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support
      Surface-launched Guided Missiles


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE