Marine Maneuvering Simulation

  • Max H. Carpenter
Conference paper


To provide guidance to any potential buyer of a major Marine Manuevering Simulator, the following outline of recommendations and specifications is offered. The items included could, considering any vessel characteristics, satisfy in terms of “feel and visual accuracy”, the fidelity that ship’s simulation demands.


Training Simulator Apparent Distance Port Facility Vessel Characteristic Underwater Topography 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin · Heidelberg 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Max H. Carpenter
    • 1
  1. 1.MITAGSLinthicum HghtsUSA

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