Accession Number:

AD0862098

Title:

Spectrolab FX-150, 9 to 20 KW, Helicopter Mounted Searchlight.

Descriptive Note:

Final letter rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY CONCEPT TEAM IN VIETNAM APO SAN FRANCISCO 96384

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-10-26

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

The FX-150 Helicopter-Mounted Searchlight was brought to Vietnam for evaluation. One searchlight was evaluated by two different aviation units during the period 12 June to 23 July 1969. It was employed in a variety of missions that included battlefield illumination for defensive perimeters, armed helicopter and fighter attacks, and visual reconnaissance along roads, rivers, and canals. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters
  • Air Conditioning, Heating, Lighting and Ventilating

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE