The report is devoted to the questions involved in the theory and designing of gas-turbine engines and installations for hovercraft and hydrofoil ships. Considerable attention is diverted to the questions of the engine and propelling agent's interaction under the specific conditions of a ship using hydrofoils or an air cushion, as well as to the questions of using gas-turbine engines (GTE) on the air-cushion and hydrofoil type of ships, etc. The book is oriented toward engineers, designers and specialists on the hydrofoil and hovercraft power units.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Translation of monograph Gazoturbinnye Ustanovki Bystrokhodnykh Sudov, Leningrad, 1969, 323p, by Lloyd G. Robbins.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Naval Ship Systems Command

    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Authors:
    • Kurzon, A G
    • Mezheritskii, A D
    • Mityushkin, Y I
    • Tikhoplav, V Y
    • Topunov, A M
  • Publication Date: 1969

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 331 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00024848
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NAVSHIPS-Trans-1244
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 4 1973 12:00AM