Accession Number:

AD0745634

Title:

Airdrop Operations - Personnel and Individual Equipment

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. on test operations procedure

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-03-15

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

The report describes a method for evaluation of parachutist individual clothing and equipment suitability for airdrop operations. It provides procedures for preliminary activities, physical characteristics, rigging, airdrop operations, and post operational inspection. It is applicable to items attached to and worn by the parachutist.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE