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ATA Case Tests Performed for Shipping Cases & Militarized Cases
that Insure ATA Compliance and Military Testing Compliance

by Various ASTM Procedures

"ATA" TESTS PERFORMED

RESULTS

VIBRATION TEST (unsecured) Method 514.2, Proc. IX, Case Serial # 59615

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

WATER SPRAY TEST, ASTM Proc. D951-51, Case Serial # 59628

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

TRANSIT DROP TEST, Method 516.2, Proc. II, Case Serial # 59612

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

MIL-STD. 810 C, D, & E TESTS PERFORMED RESULTS
VIBRATION TEST (secured) Method 514.2, Proc. X, Case Serial # 59635

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

SHOCK TEST, Method 516, Proc. II, Case Serial # 59600

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

HIGH TEMPERATURE TEST, Method

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

LOW TEMPERATURE TEST, Method 502.1, Proc. 1, Case Serial # 59625

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

TEMPERATURE SHOCK TEST, Method 503.1, Proc. 1, Case Serial # 59609

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

COMPRESSION TEST, Proc. 88514-2, 20,000 psi, Case Serial # 59641

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

FUNGUS RESISTANCE TEST, Method 508.1, Proc. 1, Case Serial # 59629

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

SALT/FOG TEST, Method 509.1, Proc. 1, Case Serial # 59627

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

HUMIDITY TEST, Method 507.1, Proc. 1, Case Serial # 59627

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

SURFACE BURNING CHARACTERISTICS TEST, ASTM Proc. E-84, Test #t-7172-5

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

SMOKE DENSITY TEST, ASTM Proc. E-662, Test #S-678

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

SURFACE FLAMMABILITY OF MATERIALS, ASTM Proc. E-162, TEST #RP-1095

STAR CASE PASSED-
no apparent damage

X

These tests were performed by Gaynes Testing Laboratories of Chicago, IL., Truesdail Laboratories of Tustin, CA., and other testing labs operated by DFPA (Defense Fire Protection Agency), and the HPMA (Hardwood Plywood Manufactures Association) in strict conformance to all applicable procedures called out in the Air Transportation Association Specification 300, Category 1, Military testing procedures applicable to MIL-STD. 810 C, D & E and various ASTM testing specifications. For additional information on these test procedures and the results of same performed on Star Cases, please submit your request in writing to Star Case Manufacturing Company

Star Case formal ATA Specification Description