Accession Number : ADA262853


Title :   Recovery of an Advanced Unmanned Search System by the Advanced Tethered Vehicle


Descriptive Note : Professional paper,


Corporate Author : NAVAL COMMAND CONTROL AND OCEAN SURVEILLANCE CENTER RDT AND E DIV SAN DIEGO CA


Personal Author(s) : Neller, Michael E ; Bixler, Robert A


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a262853.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1991


Pagination or Media Count : 4


Abstract : On 18 January 1991, a team from Naval Ocean Systems Center (NAVOCEANSYSCEN), San Diego, CA, and Navy personnel from the Deep Submergence Unit Unmanned Vehicles Detachment (UMVDET) recovered Advanced Unmanned Search System (AUSS) using the Advanced Tethered Vehicle (ATV). AUSS had been undergoing testing in a Southern California operating area. This recovery marked a new era for the AUSS recovery using ROV assets.


Descriptors :   *UNDERWATER VEHICLES , *REMOTELY PILOTED VEHICLES , RECOVERY , NAVAL PERSONNEL , DEEP OCEANS , TETHERING , DEEP SUBMERGENCE , SUBMERSIBLES , UNMANNED , CALIFORNIA , OCEANS


Subject Categories : Submarine Engineering


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE