Basis of Issue Plan - BOIP

A. DESCRIPTION: THE PAC III GUIDED MISSILE ROUND TRAINER (MRT) (PLIN Z48649) IS AN INERT CANISTER SHELL DUPLICATING THE PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS (WEIGHT AND CENTER OF GRAVITY) OF THE PAC III GUIDED MISSILE. B. CAPABILITIES: THE PAC III MRT PROVIDES A MISSILE PRESENT INDICATION AT THE STATUS PANEL IN THE ENGAGEMENT CONTROL CENTER (ECS) (LIN Z97865). C. EMPLOYMENT: THE PAC III MRT PROVIDES CREW TRAINING IN THE LOADING AND OFF LOADING OF THE PAC III GUIDED MISSILES FROM THE PATRIOT LAUNCHER STATIONS (LIN Z41170) AND TO PROVIDE WEAPON STATUS FOR CREW DRILLS OF THE ECS (LIN Z97865). D. BASIS OF ISSUE: FOUR PER PATRIOT BATTERY (SRC 44637) IN UNITS EQUIPPED WITH THE PAC III LAUNCHER STATION (LIN Z41170). E. POWER REQUIREMENTS: THE PAC III MRT UTILIZES 28 VDC AND IS PROVIDED BY THE PAC III LAUNCHER STATIONS (LIN Z97865). F. TRANSPORTATION REQS: THE PAC III MRT IS TRANSPORTED BY THE BATTALION'S MISSILE RESUPPLY VEHICLES (LIN T41721), OR THE PAC-III LAUNCHING STATION (LIN Z97865). THE PAC III MRT IS C141/C5 AIR TRANSPORTABLE. G. PERSONNEL/MAINTENANCE IMPACTS: (1) OPERATOR: ASSIGNED AMMO CREWS (14T MISSILE HANDLER/DRIVER). (2) MAINTAINERS: A. UL MAINTENANCE: NONE. B. DS MAINTENANCE: NONE. C. GS MAINTENANCE: NONE. H. SPECIAL NOTE: THIS ITEM IS APPROPRIATE FOR INCLUSION IN THE ABOI.