Accession Number:

AD0261144

Title:

ANTARCTIC TASK FORCE 43. 1960-1961

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ARMY GENERAL EQUIPMENT TEST ACTIVITY FORT LEE VA

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Report Date:

1961-03-24

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

Heavy tractor train traverses can be employed in the Antarctic to transport supplies too heavy for airlift. Daily preventive maintenance is essential to assure the success of any traverse. The Byrd-South Pole Traverse experienced no mechanical breakdowns. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE