Accession Number:

ADA204165

Title:

Study and Evaluation of Current and Future Aircraft Loaders

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

SOUTHWEST MOBILE SYSTEMS CORP ST LOUIS MO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

306.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this study is to develop performance requirements parameters that will identify future cargo handling equipment needs and specifications that will enable the Air Force to procure an advanced state-of- the-art aircraft transporter loader. This loader of the future will be required to interface with both commercial and military air cargo systems of the present and future. The studyanalysisevaluation, presented in this report, will outline current loader and cargo handling deficiencies along with recommendations to eliminate the deficiencies and arrive at a loader capable of working all military cargo aircraft as well as appropriate commercial aircraft.

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE