AIRDROP BY C-130 AIRCRAFT - CONTINUED
CONFIGURE MACHINE FOR AIRDROP - CONTINUED
Block and shore machine securely and tie down on platform in accordance with shipping data plate on machine, FM 10-
576 (Airdrop of Supplies and Equipment), and Air Force regulations.
Check security of machine on airdrop platform. Ensure all blocking and shoring is properly installed and secured to plat-
form with nails. Ensure all electrical, hydraulic, fuel or air lines are secured with straps.
Rig machine for airdrop by parachute, in accordance with shipping data plate on machine. Suspension provisions are
stenciled "ATTACH DROP PARACHUTE HERE".
Load platform into C-130 aircraft.
Use extreme caution when handling heavy parts. Provide adequate support and use assistance during proce-
dure. Ensure any lifting device used is in good condition and of suitable lift capacity. Keep clear of heavy
parts supported only by lifting device. Failure to follow this warning may result in death or injury to person-
It is important to stow components in container in accordance with indicated sequence. This will ensure effi-
cient and timely packing of container.
Stow the following items in ISU-60 container in accordance with illustrations and information in Tables 1 and 2.
LOAD TRANSFER VALVE
AND HOSE ASSEMBLY
(SECURED WITH LADDER)
CONTAINER CENTER POST