Worldwide Paradrop Climatology - Europe.
AIR FORCE ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNICAL APPLICATIONS CENTER SCOTT AFB IL
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This study gives probability of occurrence of simultaneous ceiling cig, visibility vsby, surface andwind classes for the following paradrop types at selected worldwide locations 1 High altitude Low OpeningMilitary Freefall Cig 2500 ft or higher, vsby 5 mi 8000 m or greater, winds 13 kt or less 2 Personnel and Container Delivery System Cig 1500 ft or higher, vsby 3 mi 4800 m or greater, winds 13 kt or less 3 Equipment Cig and vsby as in 2, winds 17 kt or less 4 Container Delivery System Cig and vsby as in 2, winds 20 kt or less and 5 Training bundles Cig and vsby as in 2, winds 25 kt or less. Winds include gusts.
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