Innovative Engineers Pave New Paths in Afghanistan

Baker, Steven A.
October 2003
Engineer;Oct-Dec2003, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p20
Trade Publication
Describes the soil patch technique used by engineers of the 82nd Airborne Division's 307th Engineer Battalion of the U.S. Army to repair the runway of the Kandahar International Airport in Afghanistan. Reason for the cracking of asphalt on the concrete runway; Method used in repairing the damaged runway; Advantage of soil patch technique.


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