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FM 4-20-102 Rigging Airdrop Platforms

FM 4-20-102 Rigging Airdrop Platforms

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FM 4-20.102(FM 10-500-2)NAVSEA SS400-AB-MMO-010TO 13C7-1-5
AIRDROP OF SUPPLIES AND EQUIPMENT:
RIGGING AIRDROP PLATFORMS
DISTRIBUTION RESTRICTION:
Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
HEADQUARTERSDEPARTMENT OF THE ARMYDEPARTMENT OF THE NAVYDEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE
 
*FM 4-20.102
(FM 10-500-2)
NAVSEA SS400-AB-MMO-010TO 13C7-1-5
FIELD MANUAL HEADQUARTERS NO 4-20.102DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY NAVAL SEA COMMANDDEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY NO SS400-AB-MMO-010DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCETECHNICAL ORDERWashington, DC, 22 August 2001 NO 13C7-1-5
AIRDROP OF SUPPLIES AND EQUIPMENT:RIGGING AIRDROP PLATFORMSTABLE OF CONTENTS 
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..........................................................................................................…ivScope................................................................................................................….ivUser Information....................................................................................................iv
CHAPTER 1AIRDROP INFORMATION
Responsibilities...................................................................................................1-1Type and Method of Airdrop............................................................................…1-1Maximum Rigged Weight....................................................................................1-2Accompanying Loads.........................................................................................1-3Center of Balance...............................................................................................1-3Items and Loads Dropped in ColdClimates.........................................................……………………………………..1-7Safety Precautions..............................................................................................1-7Knots...............................................................................................................…1-8
CHAPTER 2RIGGING INFORMATION
Section ITHE TYPE V AIRDROP PLATFORMUse.................................................................................................................….2-1Platform Limitations for Aircraft...........................................................................2-3Section IIAIRDROP SUPPLIES AND EQUIPMENTCommonly Used Items.......................................................................................2-4Inspection of Items..............................................................................................2-5Section IIISUSPENSION SLINGSCargo Slings.....................................................................................................2-12Requirements...................................................................................................2-13Section IVLASHINGSUse................................................................................................................…2-15Components and Strengths..............................................................................2-15
 
DISTRIBUTION RESTRICTION
: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.* This publication supercedes FM 10-500-2/TO 13C7-1-5, dated 1 November 1990. 
 
FM 4-20.102/NAVSEA SS400-AB-MMO-010/TO 13C7-1-5 
PageSection VCARGO PARACHUTESUse..................................................................................................................2-18Types...............................................................................................................2-18Riser Extensions...............................................................................................2-20Section VIPARACHUTE RESTRAINT SYSTEMUse..................................................................................................................2-21Description.......................................................................................................2-21Section VIIEXTRACTION SYSTEMUse..................................................................................................................2-22Components.....................................................................................................2-22Operation.........................................................................................................2-23Section VIIIRELEASE ASSEMBLIESUse..................................................................................................................2-24Description.......................................................................................................2-24Inspection and Maintenance...............................................................................2-24Operation.........................................................................................................2-24Section IXEXTRACTION PARACHUTES AND EXTRACTION LINECargo Extraction Parachutes..............................................................................2-27Inspection, Maintenance, and Packing................................................................2-27Requirements...................................................................................................2-27Extraction Line Panel.........................................................................................2-35Section XTRANSPORTATION OF RIGGED LOADSResponsibilities.................................................................................................2-38Typical Loading and Transporting Equipment........................................................2-38
CHAPTER 3PROCEDURAL INFORMATION
Section IPLATFORM AND HONEYCOMB PREPARATIONInspecting Platform.............................................................................................3-1Suspending Platform Loads.................................................................................3-1Preparing the Type V Platform..............................................................................3-6Building Honeycomb Stacks................................................................................3-7Placing Honeycomb Stacks.................................................................................3-8Drive-Off Aid Airdrop...........................................................................................3-9Section IIACCOMPANYING LOAD AND DROP ITEMSStowing Accompanying Loads............................................................................3-11Preparing Drop Items.........................................................................................3-11Covering Load...................................................................................................3-11
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