Accession Number : ADA307466

Title :   The Ghosts of Rebel Torpedoes: Integrated Naval Mining as a Decisive Factor in Littoral Warfare.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL WAR COLL NEWPORT RI JOINT MILITARY OPERATIONS DEPT

Personal Author(s) : Whalen, John F.

PDF Url : ADA307466

Report Date : 12 FEB 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The use of naval mining can be subdivided into two categories: where mines are employed as stand-alone weapons and where they are fully integrated with other maritime components. Integrated naval mining can be a decisive factor in littoral when the correct operational conditions are produced in a given littoral theater.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY HISTORY, *NAVAL WARFARE, *LITTORAL ZONES, WEAPONS, INTEGRATED SYSTEMS, TORPEDOES, MINING ENGINEERING, SELF CONTAINED.

Subject Categories : Naval Surface Warfare

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE