Basis of Issue Plan - BOIP

A. DESCRIPTION: THE AN/TSM-211 (PAC-III) BATTERY MAINTENANCE CENTER (BMC) IS AN M373A2 SEMITRAILER (LIN S74353/CMI) VAN TOWED BY A 5-TON M931 TRACTOR (ASIOE LIN X59326). IT IS EQUIPPED WITH INTERIOR SHELVES AND BENCHES. THE AN/TSM-211 (PAC-III) BMC PROVIDES ORGANIZATIONAL MAINTENANCE CAPABILITY FOR THE PAC-III ENGAGEMENT CONTROL CENTER (LIN Z97865), RADAR SET (LIN Z40615), ELECTRIC POWER PLANT (LIN P63496), THE ANTENNA MAST GROUP (LIN A80593), THE PATRIOT LAUNCHING STATION (LIN L46979), AND THE PAC-III LAUNCHING STATION (LIN Z41170). THE MAINTENANCE CENTER CONSISTS OF THE FOLLOWING COMPONENT ITEMS: LIN NOMEN QTY A34870 AIR COND: 1800 BTU 1 208 V, 3 PH, 400 HZ K94880 INTERCOM: LS-147 1 P40750 PWR SUPPLY 1 PP-6224 S74353 SEMITRAILER 1 M373A2 B. CAPABILITIES: THE AN/TSM-211 (PAC-III) BMC PROVIDES SHELTERED OFFICE AND WORKING SPACE FOR MAINTENANCE AND PLL PERSONNEL. STORAGE SPACE IS PROVIDED FOR TMDE, TOOL KITS, TEST EQUIPMENT, DOCUMENTATION, SELECTED PLL ITEMS, AND SUPPLY/MAINTENANCE RECORDS. C. EMPLOYMENT: THE AN/TSM-211 (PAC-III) BMC IS REQUIRED FOR PATRIOT ON-SITE UNIT MAINTENANCE SUPPORT FOR ONE PATRIOT FIRE UNIT. D. BASIS OF ISSUE: 1:1 REPLACEMENT OF THE AN/TSM-164 SHOP EQUIPMENT GUIDED MISSILE SYSTEM (LIN S15457) ONLY IN THOSE PATRIOT BATTERIES EQUIPPED WITH THE PAC-III LAUNCHING STATION (LIN Z41170) AT ONE TSM-211 (PAC-III) BMC PER PATRIOT FIRING BATTERY SRC 44637. ONE IS REQUIRED FOR EACH PATRIOT FIELD ARMY SUPPORT CENTER (PFASC). E. POWER REQUIREMENTS: THE TSM-211 (PAC-III) BMC POWER CONSUMPTION IS 10.0 KW. POWER IS PROVIDED BY A 15 KW TRAILER MOUNTED GENERATOR (LIN G78203/ASIOE). F. TRANSPORTATION REQUIREMENTS: THE AN/TSM-211 (PAC-ITI) BMC SEMITRAILER (LIN S74353/CMI) VAN IS TOWED BY A 5-TON M931 TRACTOR (LIN X59326/ASIOE). THE 15 KW TRAILER MOUNTED GENERATOR (LIN G78203/ASIOE) IS TOWED BY THE LARGE REPAIR PARTS TRUCK (LIN T39518/ASIOE). G. PERSONNEL/MAINTENANCE IMPACTS: (1) OPERATOR: THREE 14T AND TWO 14E. (2) MAINTAINERS: (A) UL MAINTENANCE: 31U, 52C, AND 63S. (B) DS MAINTENANCE: 35E, 52C, AND 63W. (C) GS MAINTENANCE: 35E, 35H, 52C, AND 63W. H. SPECIAL NOTES: THIS ITEM IS APPROPRIATE FOR INCLUSION IN THE ABOI.