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Submarine Trim and Drain Systems By Periscope Film LLC
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Originally printed in 1946, The Fleet Type Submarine series of technical manuals remains unparalleled. Contained in its pages and those of the companion texts are descriptions of every operating... More > component aboard a fleet boat. Trim and Drain Systems, Navpers 16166, examines the mechanisms that allow a submarine to be a “submersible ship” -- to dive beneath the waves and resurface. Featuring explanatory text and numerous, detailed diagrams, the book is a wonderful reference for the museum docent, researcher, or anyone who ever wondered “how the heck does that work?” Originally classified “Restricted”, this book was recently declassified and is here reprinted in book form. Some illustrations have been slightly reformatted, and color plates are reproduced in black and white. Care has been taken to preserve the integrity of the text.< Less
Submarine Electrical Installations By Periscope Film LLC
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Originally printed in 1946, The Fleet Type Submarine series of technical manuals remains unparalleled. Contained in its pages and those of the companion texts are descriptions of every operating... More > component aboard a fleet boat. Electrical Installations, Navpers 16162, was originally written to acquaint submarine crews with the theory, operation, and construction of the components of the electrical installations. It especially emphasizes maintenance features and methods. Featuring explanatory text and numerous, detailed diagrams, the book is a wonderful reference for the museum docent, researcher, or anyone who ever wondered “how the heck does that work?” Originally classified “Restricted”, this book was recently declassified and is here reprinted in book form. Some illustrations have been slightly reformatted, and color plates are reproduced in black and white. Care has been taken to preserve the integrity of the text.< Less
The Battle Against the U-Boat in the American Theater By A. Timothy Warnock
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This booklet is one of a series tracing selected Army Air Forces activities in the Second World War. It describes the Army Air Forces' contribution to the Battle of the Atlantic from the American... More > Theater. Flying radar-equipped long-range patrol planes, AAF airmen demonstrated the value of land-based airpower against naval threats. 32 pages, 10 B&W photos, 6 drawings, 5 maps.< Less
MAD Cats The Story of VP-63 By Kernan Chaisson
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Thestory of the World War II service of VP-63, a patrol wing equipped with PBY-5 Catalina flying boats. VP-63's aircraft were equipped with Magnetic Anomaly Detection (MAD) systems that allowed them... More > to locate and attack submerged submarines. The VP-63 Patrol Wing played a crucial role for the US Navy in WW II.< Less
Patrol and ASW Aircraft of the Argentine Navy Vol. I By Santiago L. Aversa
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A study of the Argentine's Navy Patrol and ASW Aircraft, 1921-1960. From airships to the Lockheed Neptune. First volume of a two volume set.
Patrol and ASW Aircraft of the Argentine Navy Vol. I By Santiago L. Aversa
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A study of the Argentine's Navy Patrol and ASW Aircraft, 1921-1960. From airships to the Lockheed Neptune. First volume of a two volume set.
Sub-hunters By peter dancey
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As the Kreigsmarine proved in WW II the submarine is a deadly enemy at sea, and it was only the breaking of the Enigma code that the Allies stemmed the horrendous losses at sea. This ebook examines... More > all aspects of modern anti-submarine warfare the sub-hunting airplanes and their tactics. Soviet, and US Navy SSBNs and tributes the British Nimrod MR.2 the USN Orion and the Breguet Atlantic. The various sonobouys and techniques used to locate and detect these deadly predators.< Less
The Navy Unmanned Undersea Vehicle By United States Navy
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The Unmanned Undersea Vehicle (UUV) Master Plan Update, chartered in December 2003 by the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy and OPNAV N77 (Submarine Warfare Division), expands on the missions... More > and technologies recommended in the Navy UUV Master Plan of April 2000. Using Sea Power 21 for guidance, nine Sub-Pillar capabilities were identified and prioritized: 1. Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance 2. Mine Countermeasures 3. Anti-Submarine Warfare 4. Inspection / Identification 5. Oceanography 6. Communication / Navigation Network Node 7. Payload Delivery 8. Information Operations 9. Time Critical Strike To realize these capabilities, a number of programmatic recommendations were made: 1. Develop four UUV classes: Man Portable (< Less
World War 2 In Review No. 6 By Merriam Press
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Merriam Press World War 2 In Review Series. First eBook Edition 2017. Coverage of a variety of subjects covering various aspects of World War II: (1) Communist Guerrilla Warfare Against the Japanese:... More > Base Area Utilization and Expansion (2) “There Are Only Dead Men on the Bridge…”: Medal of Honor Recipient Lt. Comdr. Bruce McCandless (3) General Alexander M. Patch: From the South Pacific to the Brenner Pass (4) Fight Talk: General Cable Corporation in World War II (5) 6th SS Mountain Division (6) U.S. Submarine Losses in World War II (7) U.S. Navy Submarine Badge (8) Crossing the Rhine: The 5th Division at Oppenheim (9) The ‘88’ with 20/20 Vision (10) Allied Offensive Mining Campaign: Interrogation of Captain Kyuzo Tamura, IJN and Commander Binzo Sugita, IJN (11) Anti-tank Artillery of the Red Army in Action (12) Attack on a Fortified City: Brest Litovsk, Byelorussia, 1941 (13) One Man’s War: “Commando” Kelly (14) Nachtjagdgeschwader 2. 428 B&W/color photos/illustrations.< Less
PBY Catalina Flying Boat Pilot's Flight Operating Manual By United States Navy
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One of the most widely-used multi-role aircraft of WWII, the Consolidated PBY Catalina was a flying boat to be reckoned with. They were used as anti- submarine warfare platforms in the Atlantic,... More > and gained notoriety in the Pacific as rescue and reconnaisance platforms, and as bombers. With their distinctive fuselages painted the shade of midnight, the “Black Cats” undertook daring raids of Japanese shipping and shore installations. Originally printed by the U.S. Navy during World War 2, this Flight Operating Handbook taught pilots everything they needed to know before entering the cockpit. Classified “Restricted”, the manual was recently declassified and is here reprinted in book form. This affordable facsimile has been slightly reformatted. Care has been taken however to preserve the integrity of the text.< Less