Accession Number:

ADA050203

Title:

Progress Report on the Test and Evaluation of Three Escape Systems.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for 24 Jan-31 May 74,

Corporate Author:

COAST GUARD WASHINGTON D C OFFICE OF MERCHANT MARINE SAFETY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-05-31

Pagination or Media Count:

100.0

Abstract:

The report describes operational trials of two shipboard escape systems an inflatable abandonment slide and a davit-launched inflatable liferaft. The two systems were installed on Great Lakes ore carriers, the crews of which operated the equipment during simulated ship abandonment operations. Observations of a third system, originally intended, are not included. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE