Free Running Model tests shed light on the elusive world of the submarine

AuthorsFrans Quadvlieg & Bas Overpelt
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 95
DateJan 29, 2009
Reading time6 minutes

Free Running Model tests have always been in common use at MARIN, given that they offer the most accurate picture of a ship's behaviour. However, this technique is also important for submarines. But until now, little has been reported on the usually hidden activities of submarines. Report takes this opportunity to reveal some of the latest developments in this underwater world.

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manoeuvring and nautical studiesstability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringmeasurements and controldata sciencemanoeuvringinfrastructuredefencepassengers and yachtingtransport and shippingmodel testingseakeeping performancenavy