EARLY HISTORY OF DEEP SUBMERGENCE NAVIGATION ABOARD TRIETE

Kenneth V. Mackenzie

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Abstract: Early TRIESTE I AND II* navigation problems, equipments, and results will be discussed for background information because our nation had no other operating manned deep submergence vehicle until 1965. ** Search operations for teh lost submarine THRESHER in 1963 and 1964 highlighted the necessity for navigational accuracy on the bottom of the ocean. Pioneer procedures, prototype equipment and instrumentation created a foundation for some modern and possibly future applications.
Published in: NAVIGATION, Journal of the Institute of Navigation, Volume 17, Number 1
Pages: 3 - 12
Cite this article: Mackenzie, Kenneth V., "EARLY HISTORY OF DEEP SUBMERGENCE NAVIGATION ABOARD TRIETE", NAVIGATION, Journal of The Institute of Navigation, Vol. 17, No. 1, Spring 1970, pp. 3-12.
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