THE APPLICATION OF THE SURFACE EFFECT SHIP IN U.S. OCEAN COMMERCE IN 1995

This Thesis, which is in microfiche form, evaluates the economic opportunities in 1995 for the carriage of commercial cargoes in U.S. commerce by surface effect ships. It is concluded that it would be economically viable for commercial surface effect ships to provide a service intermediate between those provided by container ships and by air freight.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Naval Postgraduate School

    1 University Circle
    Monterey, CA  United States  93943
  • Authors:
    • Joslin, R M
  • Publication Date: 1978-12

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 99 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00308983
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Ship Research Association
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Thesis
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 31 1980 12:00AM