A TALL SHIP FOR THE NEXT CENTURY

Reviews current designs of wind driven main and auxiliary propulsion for merchant ships such as the Dynaship, Aerofoil rigs, Flettner roter, Vertical axis windmill and fore and aft rigs. The article is based on papers and comments of participants at the COMSAIL Conference sponsored by the Royal Institution of Naval Architects (London) Nov. 4-6, 1980.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    IPC Magazine Limited

    King's Reach Tower, Stamford Street
    London SE1 9LS,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Stansell, J
  • Publication Date: 1980-12-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 700-703
  • Serial:
    • NEW SCIENTIST
    • Volume: 88
    • Issue Number: 1231
    • Publisher: REED BUSINESS INFORMATION LTD
    • ISSN: 0262-4079

Subject/Index Terms

  • TRT Terms: Sailing ships
  • Subject Areas: Marine Transportation; Vehicles and Equipment;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00325824
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 15 1981 12:00AM