Accession Number : AD0787738

Title :   Possibilities and Limitations of BCV (Barge Carrying Vessel) Traffic in the Rhine River During Crisis and in Wartime.

Corporate Author : BUNDESWEHRAMT BONN (WEST GERMANY) GRUPPE WEHRPSYCHOLOGIE

Report Date : 04 JUN 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : The document discusses possible limitations of barge traffic for the Inland Waterways connecting to the Rhine River by seasonal and weather conditions adversely influencing the river system. It also discusses vulnerability of the inland waterway to enemy action; and problems of evacuation of the Rhine River area. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Inland waterways, *Marine transportation, *Ships, *West Germany, Weather, Vulnerability, Evacuation, Shipping, Military forces(United States), Logistics support

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE