write her up and pass it to the officer of the deck or
You learned that on-the-job training is a very effective
way of learning the different aircraft, ships, and
submarines. You also learned that aircraft, ship, and
submarine characteristics are the major factors in
identifying them. This chapter contains just the basics
to get you started in identification. It is up to you to
progress to the point that you become an expert in the
identification of aircraft, ships, and submarines.
This chapter is one of the most important
chapters for a Signalman. In this chapter, you
learned information to help you identify aircraft,
ships (both naval and merchant), and submarines.