Gas Turbines in the Royal Navy, 1965–1969 PUBLIC ACCESS

[+] Author Affiliations
S. G. Morgan, A. W. Lamport

Ministry of Defence (Navy), Bath, Somerset, England

A. J. R. Smith

Royal Naval Engineering College, Plymouth, Devon, England

Paper No. 70-GT-10, pp. V01AT01A010; 31 pages
  • ASME 1970 International Gas Turbine Conference and Products Show
  • Volume 1A: General
  • Brussels, Belgium, May 24–28, 1970
  • Conference Sponsors: International Gas Turbine Institute
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-7985-6
  • Copyright © 1970 by ASME


This paper deals with the Royal Navy’s experience with marine gas turbines during the past four years. The Royal Navy now has a large number of semi-industrial type gas turbines at sea and is currently engaged upon the development and sea trials of aircraft type turbines for major warship propulsion, drawing on its experience with the engines of the “Brave” class fast patrol boats, which have had to be overcome on the various engines and in the ship installations are discussed.

Copyright © 1970 by ASME
Topics: Gas turbines , Navy
This article is only available in the PDF format.



Interactive Graphics


Country-Specific Mortality and Growth Failure in Infancy and Yound Children and Association With Material Stature

Use interactive graphics and maps to view and sort country-specific infant and early dhildhood mortality and growth failure data and their association with maternal

Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In