Army ground forces light aviation.

Description:

"This manual is a guide for the military personnel of Army Ground Forces units who are concerned with organic light aviation. It describes the training, tactical employment, administration, maintenance, and supply of Army Ground Forces light aviation" (p. 1). The index begins on page 171.

Creator(s): United States. War Dept.
Creation Date: September 1947
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington D. C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 1947
Description:

"This manual is a guide for the military personnel of Army Ground Forces units who are concerned with organic light aviation. It describes the training, tactical employment, administration, maintenance, and supply of Army Ground Forces light aviation" (p. 1). The index begins on page 171.

Note:

"This manual supersedes FM 6-150, 30 August 1944. "

Contents: Chapter 1. General -- Chapter 2. Individual training -- Chapter 3. Tactical training and employment -- Chapter 4. Special missions and operations -- Chapter 5. Supply, administration, maintenance, and flying regulations -- Chapter 6. Higher headquarters light aviation -- Chapter 7. Light aviation with armored units -- Chapter 8. Engineer light aviation -- Chapter 9. Field artillery light aviation -- Chapter 10. Infantry light aviation -- Chapter 11. Signal light aviation -- Appendix I. Army Air Forces light aviation provided for use by Army Ground Forces units -- Appendix II. Check sheet for inspection of unit air section -- Appendix III. Flight maneuvers -- Appendix IV. The Brodie Device -- Appendix V. Target spotting range -- Appendix VI. Puff target range -- Appendix VII. Army Air Forces forms and records -- Appendix VIII. Installation of SCR 619 in L-4 and L-5 aircraft -- Appendix IX. The gap calibrator and methods of operation -- Appendix X. Sample engineer air reconnaissance report forms -- Index.

Physical Description:

iv, 176 p. : ill., ports. ; 18 cm.

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Keyword(s): light aviation | flight training | brodie device | flight maneuvers | gap calibrator | air reconnaissance | SCR-619 radio | L-4 aircraft | L-5 aircraft | military airplanes
Added Title: War Department field manual ; FM 20-100.
Series Title: War Department field manual
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 41422805 |
  • GOVNO: W 1.33:20-100
  • UNTCAT: b2444041 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc28312
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text