AIRDROP BY C-130 AIRCRAFT - CONTINUED
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT - CONTINUED
Components of the machine that must be removed in preparation for airdrop are stowed in the container for subsequent
transport to the assembly site, inside BII toolbox on rear deck of scraper, or mounted on the side of the BII toolbox.
Reinstall mounting hardware for all removed components on machine, to secure against loss during transport.
The ISU-60 container is transported separately from the scraper to the assembly site.
SUMMARY OF PROCEDURES
The following summary of procedures is provided to assist personnel preparing the machine for airdrop by
Configure machine for airdrop:
Remove windshield wiper arm and windshield.
Configure elevator for airdrop.
Install all steering locks.
Disconnect electrical, air, fuel, and hydraulic lines on right side of scraper bowl and place inside bowl.
Remove exhaust stack and install exhaust extension.
Remove upper handrail with side mirror.
Remove taillights and stow on side of BII toolbox.
Remove fuel neck and stow on side of BII toolbox.
Reduce tire inflation.
Position machine on prepared airdrop platform.
Provide blocking and shoring. Tie machine down on platform.
Rig machine for airdrop.
Load airdrop platform into aircraft.
Load ISU-60 container for delivery (NOT by airdrop).
The following illustration shows the scraper configured for airdrop by C-130 aircraft.
AIRDROP - C-130