Accession Number:

AD0685568

Title:

THE U. S. NAVY HYDROFOIL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM.

Descriptive Note:

Status rept.,

Corporate Author:

DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

The current status of technology relating to the design of military hydrofoil craft and major craft subsystems is reviewed. Major subsystems covered include struts and foils, hull, ship control, propulsion, and auxiliary machinery. Background information, characteristics, operational experience, and future plans for U. S. Navy hydrofoil craft are also given. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE