Accession Number:

ADA043540

Title:

Road Tests of Mobile Weapons

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. on Test operations procedure

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-07-12

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

This TOP describes procedures for conducting standardized road and cross-country tests of mobile weapons which are moved as trailed loads behind prime movers. It covers tests performed to evaluate the capability of towed carriers, such as field cannon carriages, air defense artillery mounts, and missile launchers, to withstand tactical movement without damage to the weapon or vehicle.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment
  • Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE