A PROPOSAL FOR THE USE OF AIR CUSHION VEHICLES IN ALASKA

There is an urgent need to achieve relief from the high cost of transportation in western and northern Alaska. One link of that transportation is that of getting goods off a ship and onto the beach. In this paper a lightering system is described which appears to be both feasible and economically viable.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Kalerghi Publications

    51 Welbeck Street
    London W1,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Thomas, B C
  • Publication Date: 1979

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  • Accession Number: 00302074
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship Research Institute of Norway
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 19 1979 12:00AM