Accession Number : AD0780783

Title :   Naval Research Laboratory Deep Ocean Search and Inspection System.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Gennari,Jervis J. ; Bridge,Richard B.

Report Date : 03 JUN 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 35

Abstract : NRL's Deep Ocean Search System (DOSS) is a refinement of the system used to locate the lost submarine Thresher in 1963. It consists of shipboard electronics, the facilities used for launching, towing and retrieving the towed vehicle (fish), and the instruments and sensors of the fish. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Oceanographic ships, *Marine salvage, *Underwater equipment, Acoustic navigation, Electronic equipment, Shipboard, Towed vehicles, Towing cables, Specifications

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE