Figure 13-33.Types of cranes.
MaierAn outward curve, all rounded and not
sitting on the water.
Stern types (fig. 13-37) are as follows:
CounterThe stern is hooked and curved
CruiserThe stern is butted and straight,
rounding only at the bottom.
SpoonThe stern is angled greatly. The spoon
is a particular feature of German- or
MERCHANT SHIP CONCLUSION
Intelligence analysts depend on your merchant
ship reports to formulate analyses relevant to both
political and naval intelligence. Many countries use
Figure 13-34.Muckloader gantry.
merchant ships for military-related functions; so,
whenever a merchant ship pops up on the horizon,