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Apr 25, 1997
Engineering Technical Letter (ETL) 97-5 (Change 1): ProportioningConcrete Mixtures with Graded Aggregates for Rigid AirfieldPavements
This ETL provides(1) a method for selecting an aggregate grading to usein concrete mixtures for construction of Air Force rigid airfield pavements; and (2) animplementing construction specification. This guidance is nonmandatory.
All Air Force organizations with pavement construction responsibility.
Authority: AFI 32-1028,
Standard Practice for Rigid Pavements
(replacesAFM 88-6CH6 and CH8).
Effective Date: Immediately.
Expiration: Five years from date of issue.
Air Force Base Civil Engineers, Red Horse Squadrons, and other units responsiblefor design, construction, maintenance, and repair of pavements.
Corps of Engineers and Navy offices responsible for Air Force design and construction.
3. Referenced Publications:
Refer to Attachment 1, Chapter 5 and Attachment 2,paragraph 1.1.
Refer to Attachments 1 and 2.
5. Point of Contact:
Mr. Jim Lafrenz, HQ AFCESA/CESC, DSN 523-6332,commercial (904) 283-6332
or INTERNET email@example.com.William G. Schauz, Colonel, USAF 3 AtchDirector of Technical Support 1.
Proportioning Concrete Mixture with Graded Aggregates - A Handbook for Rigid Airfield Pavements
2. USAF 02515,
United States Air Force Guide Specification -- Military Airfield Construction
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