NPFC - MIL-HDBK-669
LOADING ENVIRONMENT AND RELATED REQUIREMENTS FOR PLATFORM RIGGED AIRDROP MATERIAL
|Publication Date:||3 February 1997|
This handbook defines the loading environments for which items of military materiel experience when airdropped as platform loads, specifies essential design considerations, and establishes a method to obtain a preliminary determination of the capability of items of military materiel to withstand ground impact forces resulting from airdrop. This handbook is for guidance only. This handbook cannot be cited as a requirement. If it is, the contractor does not have to comply.