Project OTTER (Overland Train Terrain Evaluation Research), Report 2: Test Report

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Report describing the results of a program to test and evaluate the cross-country mobility of the Overland Train (a logistical cargo carrier) in a desert environment. This study used a system for terrain classification developed by the U.S Engineer Waterways Experiment Station as part of the tests made on various courses at the U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground in Arizona.

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90 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.

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Shamburger, J. H. February 1965.

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  • Main Title: Project OTTER (Overland Train Terrain Evaluation Research), Report 2: Test Report
  • Added Title: U.S. Waterways Experiment Station Technical Report Number 3-588, Report 2
  • Series Title: U.S. Waterways Experiment Station Reports

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Report describing the results of a program to test and evaluate the cross-country mobility of the Overland Train (a logistical cargo carrier) in a desert environment. This study used a system for terrain classification developed by the U.S Engineer Waterways Experiment Station as part of the tests made on various courses at the U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground in Arizona.

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90 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.

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Shamburger, J. H. Project OTTER (Overland Train Terrain Evaluation Research), Report 2: Test Report, report, February 1965; Vicksburg, Mississippi. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc303898/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.