MARIN assesses amphibious capabilities of the Royal Netherlands Navy

AuthorsIvo van der Hout & Bart Nienhuis (Defence Materiel Organisation)
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 95
DateJan 29, 2009
Reading time6 minutes

In order to meet the increasing demand for amphibious lift capacity and logistic support, many navies have recently procured amphibious transport vessels designed as Landing Platform Docks (LPDs). The latest amphibious developments are brought on to dry land and examined by Report.

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manoeuvring and nautical studiesstability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringmeasurements and controldata sciencemarine systemsauthorities and regulatorsdefencetransport and shippingmonitoringtrials and monitoringonboard advisorysafetynavyfull scale