BEFORE OPERATION PMCS
Perform the "Before Operation PMCS" on all MKT system components as outlined in WP 0009, Prior to
preparing the MKT for use. All scheduled maintenance must be performed on the MKT and its associated
equipment prior to use.
PREPARATION FOR MOVEMENT
The following pages provide detailed instructions and diagrams for preparing the kitchen for movement.
Perform each step in the order shown, paying close attention to all warnings, cautions, and notes.
Kitchen models MKT-90, MKT-95, and MKT-99 and selected MKT-85's
have been certified for Helicopter external air transport and shall be
rigged in accordance with procedures contained in FM 55-450-3 and
The MKT-90, MKT-95, and MKT-99 and selected MKT-85's are the only models of Field Kitchens that
have been certified for EAT.
Under NO circumstances should any personnel position himself aft of the
axle of the MKT-90, MKT-95, or MKT-99 at any time while on the roof.
Failure to follow this warning may cause the load to shift rearward
causing possible injury to personnel and damage to load.
In travel mode configuration, rigging personnel are permitted on the roof
of Models MKT-90, MKT-95, and MKT-99 Field Kitchens to rig for
helicopter external air transport.