Accession Number:

ADA063879

Title:

Simulated Airdrop Test-Weapons and Individual Equipment

Descriptive Note:

Test operations procedure

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-11-03

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

This test operation procedure TOP describes the test method used to determine whether weapons and individual equipment when rigged in common or special purpose containers jumped by individual parachutists are capable of functioning as intended after landing on the drop zone. The items evaluated by this TOP are limited to those released on a lowering line prior to landing, to include missiles and any type organizational or mission equipment jumped by individual parachutists.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE