Accession Number : AD0787585

Title :   An Overview of the Significant Results to Date from the Systems Analysis of the Amphibious Assault Landing Craft Program.

Corporate Author : STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CALIF

Report Date : 01 JUL 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 49

Abstract : The report presents an optimization of amphibious operations relative to size, quantity, landing craft configuration, effectiveness, and overall costs.

Descriptors :   *Amphibious operations, *Amphibious assault ships, *Systems analysis, Landing craft, Mission profiles, Naval operations, Ship hulls, Planing surfaces, Air cushion vehicles, Logistics, Military tactics

Subject Categories : Surface Effect Vehicles & Amphibious Vehicles
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
      Naval Surface Warfare

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE