Manoeuvring of megayachts: performance through model testing

AuthorsToxopeus, S.L.
Conference/JournalThe Yacht Report, Issue 49
DateSep 30, 2002

Regarding the manoeuvrability of the ship, several aspects may be distinguished. When sailing between ports or anchorages, the course keeping ability of the yacht determines the amount of rudder action that is required to maintain the course of the ship.

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manoeuvring and nautical studiesmeasurements and controldata sciencemanoeuvringinfrastructuredefencepassengers and yachtingtransport and shippingmodel testing