MKT-I IMPROVEMENT KIT. An improvement kit has been made available that will permit the Unit to
replace and therefore upgrade many of the components included in older models of the Mobile Kitchen
Models of the MKT that can be upgraded are the MKT-75, MKT-75A, MKT-82, MKT-85, MKT-85S, MKT-
90, and MKT-95. The current fielded version of the Mobile Kitchen Trailer, MKT-99, already has all of the
enhancements offered in the MKT-I kit and does not require any modification. A complete illustrated listing
of all the components of the MKT-I Kit can be found in WP 0059.
To apply the MKT-I Kit Upgrade to one of the MKT models listed above, refer to WP 0013 for complete
instructions on the installation of the various components.
DIFFERENCES BETWEEN MODELS. The basic construction and configuration of all eight models is the
same, except for roof and comer post redesign on later models. The roof assembly (1) of the MKT-85 has
six vent assemblies (2).
Weight of dry kitchen is without fuel and water. Wet kitchen includes fuel
Refer to FM 55-450-3, "Multi Service Helicopter External Air Transport:
Basic Operations and Equipment", and FM 55-450-4, "Multi Service
Helicopter External Air Transport: Single-Point Load Rigging Procedures"
for complete rigging instructions.