Accession Number:

ADA061325

Title:

Review of Manned Submersibles Design, Operations, Safety and Instrumentation.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for Sep 76-Jul 78.

Corporate Author:

BUSBY (R FRANK) ASSOCIATES ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-07-31

Pagination or Media Count:

284.0

Abstract:

This report is a survey of manned and unmanned submersibles, presently operating worldwide, completed for the Oceanographer of the Navy. The review emphasizes those characteristics which would be of high interest in rescue situations. Data were obtained by personal observation of the submersibles and discussion with owners and operators.

Subject Categories:

  • Submarine Engineering
  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE