THE SURFACE EFFECT SHIP IN THE AMERICAN MERCHANT MARINE. PART 3 - COMPARATIVE PERFORMANCE AND COST CHARACTERISTICS OF 4 TYPES OF SURFACE EFFECT SHIPS - FINAL REPORT

Comparisons are given of performance requirements, power requirements, machinery weight, equipment weight, structural weight, and costs and other economic characteristics of the following surface effect ships: MARAD channel flow SES; nuclear-powered annular jet SES; chemically-powered annular jet SES; airfoil type SES. (See also PB-181677)

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Final Rept, part 3 on Comparative Performance and Cost Characteristics for Four Types of Surface Effect Ships.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Booz-Allen Applied Research, Incorporated

    Florham Park, NJ  USA 
  • Publication Date: 1964-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: 50 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00027688
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rept
  • Contract Numbers: MA-3232
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 9 1974 12:00AM