Figure 1-25. - 463L pallet with cargo and net.
The primary purpose of the construction platoon is to perform construction operations for the Air Det with the support of the equipment and support platoons. Construction tasking covers a broad scope of activities: disaster recovery operations, war damage repairs, rapid runway repairs, humanitarian relief, constructing advance base functional components, and so forth. The assignment of ratings assigned to the Air Det depends on the extent of tasking, such as horizontal or vertical construction. The amount of time allotted to plan construction projects depends on the urgency for the Air Det to embark to the mission site.
TOOL KITS Some tool kits are groups of tools assembled for specific purposes, like bending conduit or pulling wire or cable. Other kits include tools for general electrical construction work. The kits for general work include toolboxes. Enough toolboxes are supplied in the kit for one crew of Construction Electricians.Continue Reading