TECHNICAL AND OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS OF HIGH PERFORMANCE WATERCRAFT

This report catalogues high performance watercraft and their capabilities for Coast Guard personnel. It provides general operational and technical information regarding hydrofoils, hovercraft, mono-hull and multi-hull high performance vehicles and is divided into three sections for ease of reference. The first section deals with the technical and operational characteristics of the generic craft themselves while the second section compares craft capabilities. The third section abstracts available HPWC literature.

  • Corporate Authors:

    United States Coast Guard

    Research and Development Center, 1082 Shennecossett Road
    Groton, CT  USA  06340-6096
  • Authors:
    • Hamilton, F M
    • PRITCHETT, C W
    • Hudgins, H H
  • Publication Date: 1975-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: 214 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00131093
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: CGR/DC-6/75
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 21 1978 12:00AM