Accession Number:

ADA045320

Title:

Twin Cushion Surface Effect Vehicle Head Sea Regular Wave Seakeeping Experiment.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

DAVID W TAYLOR NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER BETHESDA MD SHIP PERFORMANCE DEPT

Report Date:

1977-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

95.0

Abstract:

Model experiments were performed to determine the head sea regular wave seakeeping characteristics of a Twin Cushion Surface Effect Vehicle. Experimental values of wave height, drag, cushion pressures and rigid body motions and accelerations are presented in graphical and tabular form. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Effect Vehicles and Amphibious Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE