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The main takeaway from the series for me so far has been the poor integration between the land, sea and air domains. Instead of a perfectly compatible and highly efficient system that encourages intermodalism, increases utilisation and efficiency whilst driving down cost we have what could best be described as the breakfast of a dog.
Air despatch, air dropping or aerial delivery is the ability to deliver vehicles and stores directly to the point of need from an aircraft
Pallets and containers in the previous posts exist mainly on the surface, sea or land. In the air, ISO containers represent a 4 tonne weight
In the previous parts of this series of posts I have had a look at containers and pallets, but what about boxes that go on
A detailed study of military pallets and containers, the building blocks of modern military logistics. The post examines container and flatrack handling equipment
A detailed study of military pallets and containers, the building blocks of modern military logistics. The post examines the different types of containers and flat racks
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