Accession Number:

AD0759243

Title:

Construction and Maintenance of Airfields

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Report Date:

1972-12-22

Pagination or Media Count:

468.0

Abstract:

The manual contains the general requirements for airfields, information about their elements, and about the methods of operational maintenance and repair of flying field and basic airport installations. Special attention is given to the unsurfaced flying strips. The book examines contemporary constructions of hard and soft coverings, including concrete, reinforced, prestressed - monolithic and composite, asphalt-concrete and rough coverings made of crushed stone and gravel mixtures, and also sectional coverings. Snow and ice coverings on airfields are described.

Subject Categories:

  • Terminal Flight Facilities

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE