TITLE

Medium-sized Ship's Stream

AUTHOR(S)
Hooton, E. R.
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Armada International;Apr/May2005, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks into the propulsion technology of naval ships. Description of the diesel engines in warships; Use of gas turbines by navies; Diesel and gas turbine technologies available for naval ships. INSET: Code to Cods and Cogs.
ACCESSION #
16901174

 

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