TM 10-1670-268-20&P 0003 00
TYPE V AND DUAL ROW AIRDROP PLATFORM
SERVICE UPON RECEIPT
THIS TASK COVERS:
Common Tools and Equipment
Special Tools and Equipment
92R (10) Parachute Rigger
All equipment shall be serviceable and ready for
This chapter contains information necessary to maintain the type V and dual row airdrop platform on the
unit maintenance levels, in accordance with the Maintenance Allocation Chart (MAC) for the equipment.
It includes the following:
1. Procedures for processing new or used platform assemblies upon receipt.
2. Assembly of components prior to rigging.
3. Preventive maintenance procedures to ensure continued serviceability of all components.
4. As required inspections and maintenance procedures performed prior to assembly/rigging.
5. Detailed assembly procedures.
6. Repair methods and repair, or replacement, procedures for all components of the platform assembly
are listed and illustrated in WP 0020 00 of this manual.
Both the type V and dual row airdrop platform is received disassembled with components packed
General Procedures for Air Delivery Equipment. When air delivery equipment is initially procured from
a supply source and issued to a using unit, the item(s) will be unpacked from the shipping container(s)
and inspected by a qualified parachute rigger (MOS 92R). The inspection performed will be a technical/
rigger-type inspection and will be conducted as outlined in the Preventive Maintenance Checks and
Services (PMCS) procedures. Upon completion of the inspection, the item(s) will be tagged as
prescribed in DA PAM 738-751. Serviceable equipment may then be entered either into storage or into
use in airdrop operations, as applicable. An unserviceable item will be held and reported, in accordance
with DA PAM 738-750.
Inspection Personnel. Personnel other than parachute rigger personnel may assist in the unpacking
process of initially received components, as directed by the local air delivery equipment maintenance
officer. However, the maintenance officer will ensure the entire unpacking effort is conducted under the
direct supervision of a qualified parachute rigger (MOS 92R).