Elevated fixed platform

Elevated fixed platform


Lakehurst, New Jersey (NJ), US
At Lakehurst Naval Engineering Center.

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The Elevated Fixed Platform is a 60 feet by 80 feet steel and concrete deck built on top of a 25 feet high building. A Recovery Assist, Securing, and Traversing System is installed to simulate air capable ship landing operations. A hanger face with visual landing aid lighting and deck markings present a pilot with a realistic shipboard landing environment. Aircraft with gross weight up to 90,000 pounds can be landed.
At Lakehurst Naval Engineering Center.

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The Elevated Fixed Platform is a 60 feet by 80 feet steel and concrete deck built on top of a 25 feet high building. A Recovery Assist, Securing, and Traversing System is installed to simulate air capable ship landing operations. A hanger face with visual landing aid lighting and deck markings present a pilot with a realistic shipboard landing environment. Aircraft with gross weight up to 90,000 pounds can be landed.
View in Google Earth Scientific - Misc, Military - Naval Air Stations
Links: www.globalsecurity.org
By: kjfitz

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