Preliminary Tests of Inflatable Liferafts for Stability in High Winds.
COAST GUARD WASHINGTON D C
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This report presents the results of a preliminary investigation of the stability of various marine-type inflatable liferafts when afloat and exposed to high wind forces. The report describes capsizings resulting from wind forces generated by helicopter downdraft and the slipstream of a fixed-wing aircraft. Author
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