Accession Number:

ADA011803

Title:

Feasibility Study of Helicopter-Towed Air Custion Logistic Vehicles

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 31 Mar-30 Jun 1975

Corporate Author:

MAR INC ROCKVILLE MD

Report Date:

1975-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

68.0

Abstract:

A feasibility study of a helicopter-towed air cushion logistic vehicle ACLV was performed. The scope of the study encompassed movement of loaded LASH system lighters on unmanned air-cushion platforms from an off-shore ship onto a sand beach in support of amphibious assault operations. Motive power is to be provided by towing with RH-53 helicopter. Color illustrations reproduced in black and white.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Effect Vehicles and Amphibious Vehicles
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE