Accession Number : AD0787064

Title :   Report of the Ad Hoc Interlaboratory Committee on Navy R and D Emergency Assets.

Corporate Author : NAVAL UNDERSEA CENTER SAN DIEGO CALIF

Report Date : JUL 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 46

Abstract : The results of ad hoc interlaboratory committee meetings conducted during October and December 1973 to determine how best to provide emergency assistance in case of a submarine/submersible disaster are reported. A plan to generate and maintain 'An Inventory of Navy Laboratory R and D Equipment Available for Emergency Undersea Operations' is detailed. Reported are recommended areas of rescue, search, inspection, salvage/recovery and surface support to be covered, target enhancement/equipment features, recommended new equipment, and available areas of expertise at Navy R and D Laboratories. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Logistics planning, *Submarines, *Submersibles, *Disasters, Naval logistics, Naval equipment, Operational readiness, Emergencies, Search and rescue, Sea rescues, Sea rescue equipment, Salvage, Recovery, Naval research

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
      Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE