Accession Number:

AD0272913

Title:

SUBIC: SHIP CONTROL XIV ADVANCED FBM SUBMARINE SHIP CONTROL CONSOLE

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Corporate Author:

GENERAL DYNAMICS CORP GROTON CONN ELECTRIC BOAT DIV

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Report Date:

1961-08-15

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

An integrated ship control console is described which is designed so one man, under normal watchstanding conditions, can perform effectively all normal ship control operations steering and diving, hovering, submerging and surfacing, trim and ballast control, missile compensation, and speed ordering control and so, in emergency situations, an additional man can perform at an emergency helmsmans station. Three men now perform ship control operations i normal conditions, and a fourth man is required during an emergency situation. This integrated ship control con ole is designed for FBM submarines and is also gen rally compatible with the present requirements for ASW and attack submarines. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE