A description is given of a light freighter hovercraft, capable of cruising at a speed of 35-40 knots, and with a maximum load accommodation of 3.5 tons, which includes wheeled vehicles. The structure of this craft is made of aluminum, and the method of construction of the hull is briefly explained. The skirt, propulsion and lift systems, controls, fuel and electrical systems, fire precautions and a list of specifications are also given and explained.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Kalerghi Publications

    51 Welbeck Street
    London W1,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1973-8

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  • Accession Number: 00050961
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Maritime Research Center, Kings Point
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 31 1974 12:00AM