Some tests at the Institute for Marine Dynamics on high speed hovercraft icebreaking

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Series titleLaboratory Memorandum
Conference20th International Conference on Air Cushion Technology, 16-18 September 1986, Toronto, Ontario
Subjecticebreaking; air cushion vehicles
AbstractObservations have shown hovercraft can break ice in two distinct modes: one low speed and one high speed. This paper deals with the high speed mode.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Institute for Marine Dynamics
AffiliationNRC Institute for Ocean Technology; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number5560
NPARC number8896270
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