Accession Number:

AD0650602

Title:

POWERING CHARACTERISTICS AND FLOW STUDIES FOR AN AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT SHIP, MODELS 4662 AND 4704.

Descriptive Note:

Research and development rept.,

Corporate Author:

DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON D C HYDROMECHANICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1959-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

36.0

Abstract:

Two models of an Amphibious Assault Ship were tested by the David Taylor Model Basin. Model 4662 represented the original, single-screw LPH and Model 4704, the LPH-2. Resistance and propulsion tests were made and flow studies conducted in the circulating-water channel. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE