Accession Number:

AD0716034

Title:

SPAR: Seagoing Platform for Acoustic Research,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-11-17

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

SPAR Seagoing Platform for Acoustic Research is a stable oceanographic platform designed for precise study of the basic acoustic and oceanographic characteristics of the ocean. When operating at sea, the platform is placed in the vertical position with six-sevenths of its surface underwater. This report emphasizes the physical properties of the platform, its equipment, and the general methods used in the collection of data. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Acoustics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE