DESTROYER SEAKEEPING, U.S. AND U.S.S.R.

The results of the comparative destroyer seakeeping study are discussed and cover the following aspects of seakeeping: major ship design features which influence seakeeping ability; results of slamming, deck wetness and roll stabilization comparisons; results of combining slamming, deck wetness and roll stabilization characteristics in an overall seakeeping comparison; discussion of the operational advantages enjoyed by destroyers with good seakeeping ability; and, results of comparing the predicted seakeeping ability of the new patrol frigate, DD-963, DLGN-36, and DLGN-38 destroyer designs with present U.S. destroyers.

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    American Society of Naval Engineers

    Suite 507, 1012 14th Street, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20005
  • Authors:
    • Kehoe Jr, J W
  • Publication Date: 1973-12

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 13-23
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00054820
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 15 1974 12:00AM