U.S. NAVY COLD WEATHER HANDBOOK FOR SURFACE SHIPS

This Handbook provides information and guidance for fleet operations in cold weather areas. Topics dealt with include: general cold weather effect; preparation for fleet cold weather operations, meteorological conditions; forecasting sea ice and icebergs; protective clothing; routine operations in cold weather; ship ice accretion and removal; ship handling in cold weather; personnel and equipment safety; and medical considerations.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Report
  • Corporate Authors:

    Chief of Naval Operations

    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Publication Date: 1988-5

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: Various p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00657532
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM