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DOWN RANGE SUPPLY VESSEL - REVISED.
MATHIASEN'S TANKER INDUSTRIES INC PHILADELPHIA PA
Contents Historical background of replenishment at sea Concept of replenishment at sea and at safe anchorage Operational procedures Replenishment methods and instructions High-line methods of transferring supplies High-line methods of transferring personnel Transfer by motor launch Log abstract of refueling at sea operations Transfer of technical personnel and data Scope of service required Areas of operation Prevailing weather conditions Replenishment ports Prototypes of suitable supply vessels Procurement of supply vessel Reactivation and conversion of supply vessel Down range supply vessel Tracking vessels Operating costs Installation of refueling station at Ascension Island Pacific Missile Range Operations Human engineering
Subcontract to Lincoln Lab., Mass. Inst. of Tech., Contract AF19 604 7400.