Air independent propulsion is examined including Germany's Polymer Electroltye Membrane Fuel Cell for the U-212 submarine which is making good progress, the Stirling engine AIP developed in Sweden which has been operational for some time, and a new generation of diesel electric submarines built with an integral Stirling AIP which are about to enter service.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Maritime Defence, v 20 n 10, Dec 1995, p 242 [4 p, 3 fig]
  • Publication Date: 1995


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  • Accession Number: 00727437
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 1 1996 12:00AM