Marine Voyage Safety System (MARVSS): A Study Concerning the Feasibility of Computerizing MARVSS.
COAST GUARD NEW YORK ATLANTIC AREA
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The Marine Voyage Safety System MARVSS was conceived and proposed by Commander, Coast Guard Pacific Area. The Operations Analysis Branch, Commander, Atlantic Area was directed to conduct a technical analysis and feasibility study of the proposed float plan system. To determine the estimated costs of implementing MARVSS, a model was developed and evaluated for one, two and three regional data collection points. The study shows that the cost of such a float plan system cannot be justified by the limited benefits that such a system can provide. Author
- Marine Engineering
- Non-Radio Communications