C-5A operational utility evaluation soil tests and analysis

by Robert W. Grau

Publisher: U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Publisher: Available from National Technical Information Service in Vicksburg, Miss, [Springfield, Va

Written in English
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  • C-5A (Jet transports),
  • Soils -- United States -- Analysis.,
  • Soils -- United States -- Testing.

Edition Notes

Statementby Robert W. Grau ; prepared for Air Force Test and Evaluation Center.
SeriesTechnical report -- GL-81-7., Technical report (U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station) -- GL-81-7.
ContributionsAir Force Test and Evaluation Center (U.S.), U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station.
The Physical Object
Pagination45, [24] p. :
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18024831M

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