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Large Ships

Parent Category: Boats and Watercraft
A ship is commonly defined as having a bow (front) and stern (back), and is built for ocean travel for the purpose of commercial or military transport. Ocean liners, container ships, and destroyers are classified as ships.


Not enough for the amount of work to be honest. Depending on what  line it can be reasonable.
The special dining room that was decorated all fancy was used by  the 1st class passengers, mainly for dinner and supper
Yes, but not always it is necessary.
I do not believe any cruise line offers that itinerary
The ship should properly be referred to as Queen Elizabeth 2 as she is named after the first ship, not the reigning monarch. Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2) is 963 feet long.
The wheel of titanic is a mystery some say it came of on the way down others think that it corroted away
they thought they were unsinkable. the ship ended up hitting an iceberg
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A fleet or Convoy. A Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) nightmare ;).
1944-1945 crew list for hms victorious air craft carrier
You can import/export massive amounts of goods from continent to continent.
it could have taken an hour and a few minutes to sink
Container ships truly average 23 kt made good (actual speed). Break bulk/general cargo vessels - 10-12 kt.   Reefer boats (fruit boats) 20-28kt. (credit to for written definition goes to others.)
People, read your owner's manual. If it is a 350 V8 then more than likely 5 quarts with a filter change.
It means to keep control of where you are going
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No the last attempt to organize a replica construction was cancelled.
On the sea, there's no shops to stop at on the ocean der.
  While Molly Brown was born in Hannibal Misouri, she went to Colorado at the age of 18. Her life, just like that of Mark Twain, was remarkable in it's complexity. Check the link for her life story.
  Puffing tugs were how people refered to tugboats from the early days. In the late 1800's and early 1900's tugs were steam operated. The engines did not run as smooth as todays engines and they made a thumping sound and puffed steam. Think of the way that an old steam locomotive sounded. Puff,...
The superstructure? Pilot house? Foc'sle? Bos'n hold? Rigging shack? You really need more info for this one.
It took around 18 minutes to sink completely.
Depending on the location and vessel technology, it could be marked by GPS, Latitude & longitude on a paper chart or possibly a large float. The anchor would most likely be recovered by a large grapnel hook dragged along the bottom.
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I assume you mean the ship from Ghost Ship? No, it isn't real... However it IS based on a real life ship called the Andrea Doria which sank in 1956 after a collision with the Stockholm. It also has a little bit of the Doria's sister ship "Cristoforo Columbo" as well and some of her replacement ...
The Captain. Or the pilot.Captains does not "drive" ships, only in movies. The officer on duty on the bridge is in command and navigating the vessel but the actual steering is normally done by an auto pilot. If in confined waters a crew member called a quartermaster is doing the manual steering.A...
on a Tudor ship there would be small rooms althought it is a big ship
At 1,123 feet long the USS Enterprise is in fact longer than the RMS Titanic, which was 882 feet 9 inches long.
It was so popular back then because people needed to go on buisness trips or to explore the new adventure on this new ships said the be the biggest and the "unsinakble" .
  1 cubic meter is 1 meter long. It is 1 meter long by 1 meter wide by 1 meter high. A cubic meter is the shape of a cube or a square.
it had three rows of people each consisting of 50 people in each row.
Length wise? Weight Wise? 1.Oasis Of The Seas 1. Oasis of The seas 2.Queen Mary 2 2. Freedom of The seas 3.Freedom of the seas 3. Queen Mary 2 Technically Queen Mary 2 is not a cruise ship but an ocean liner.Completely different.
Why not? Ships are typically able to dock on either side depending on the port facilities available. Some cruise ships may be better designed to handle their passengers and cargo from one side or the other, but that is dependent on the design.
The Titanic had two four-cylinder, triple-expansion, inverted reciprocating steam engines and one low pressure Parsons turbine. Steam came from 29 boilers which used 159 coal burning furnaces. They were big. I'm not sure of the weight of the engines. Engine was 30 feet in height and weighed 1000...
Cruise Ships are like any other vacation spot. Instead of doing iton land, people do it on the ships.
The Grand Canal in China which connects Beijing to Hangzhou. It is 1,114 miles long.
There are three classes of cabins and dining aboard these ships. The Britannia is the regular class, the princess is the middle class and the Queen is the superior of deluxe class. The main dining room is the largest because there are more people that travel in the Britannia class then others.ææp
No she does not, I do know that at the time of answering this question she is about to be sold and hopefully restired. one engine i believe is in the british museum.
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This may not be the legal answer you may be looking for but With 20 years experience on the water I will tell you what should be done. Pilot boats are designed to come alongside the ship as it is entering port or after it has departed the port so it can drop off or pick up the pilot. They are rugged...
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This is largely dependant on the specific group of vessels you are asking about. A fleet of fishing vessels could be 6-60. A fleet of Navy ships could be 7-10. A fleet of Mothballed ships could be 250. A specific number would be based on more certian criteria.
The typical cruise ship costs about 500 million dollars to build.
The HMHS Britannic sank in the Mediterranian Sea, and it was either hit by a missile or mined by a U-boat and fell onto it's side and sank on it's side. Only 33 people died. The 33 people died when they were chopped up from the propellers because, like the titanic, the Britannic stuck it's stern in...
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The supertanker Knock Nevis at 458 metres!
The crash rate of aircraft landing on an aircraft carrier is 2.15 for every 100,000 touchdowns. The arrestor hook malfunctions or does not catch a cable on approximately 10% of landings.
  == The Titanic was 882 feet 8 inches long, 92 feet 6 inches in breadth. Her designed waterline was 34 feet, 7 inches above the keel. At that waterline the Titanic weighed 52,310 tons or 117,174,400 pounds. The Ship's hull and superstructure contained 4,632,800 cubic feet (46,328 gross tons) of...
starboardside but the action of the crew in the movie who steered the wheel was at for the starboardside not in portside,hes going for the ice
It is either a ketch or a yawl. The ketch has the wheel stationed amidships (between the masts) & the yawl has the wheel stationed aft of the mizzen mast.
Yeah, the titanic could carry about 30000000 dildos
The rudder was used to steer left or right, along with the sails.
It varies on the class and this information is classified. It can submerge all the way to the bottom if you fill it with water.
the ships life boats were lower and people got on except some people only wanted family on these boats so only 705 people were saved out of 2,200 people not counting the people who jumped of and three to swim
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During a storm the ferry, 'Wahine' ran aground on Barret's Reef at the entrance to Wellington Harbour.
Poor passengers travelled in steerage.
Propellers need to have very precise shapes, and be kept very smooth, for proper operations, therefore, a corrosion resistant material must be used, regular steel will not do. Brass is a cost effective alternative. More expensive materials may be used if the situation warrants it, for example,...
Captain, some companies call the senior captain in the company Commodore.
It was pretty much the captain's fault because he ignored the huge iceberg infront of the ship.
Crew lounge, ship lounge, t.v. lounge.
The Great Eastern, not the Titanic. The Great Eastern got stuck in a storm and rocks ripped a hole in the hull twice as big as the one that sunk the Titanic but the ship still made it back to port on the other side of the Atlantic without the crew or the passengers noticing it! This is because The...
Yes it was.He went down with the ship.
It is a tunnel-like opening at the vessel's stern, through which the propeller or tail shaft passes, in order to connect the propeller to the engine.
it creates a bow wave and for large ship travelling at higher speed, reduces the overall drag and increases efficiency.
Robert Fulton was the first to COMPLETE the first steamboatRobert Fulton.Robert Fulton did not invent the steam boat. John Fitch invented it, but he died before he fixed the problem in the engine. Robert Fulton is given credit for it because he finished John Fitch's design, and tweaked the engine...
Barbara Budd - She had a career at CBC, including being a co-host of the "behind-the-news show "As It Happens" .
A smokestack, or just a stack.
water rushing in shifts cargo from one side to another, tilting the ship. as it tilts, the heavy water adds to that shifting weight
"put him in a lifeboat 'til he's sober"....according to the song What Shall We Do With a Drunken Sailor?