Definition of afterdeck in English:
An open deck toward the stern of a ship.
- The remotely operated mine disposal vehicle launch and recovery area is on the afterdeck which is equipped with two cranes.
- Two missile systems are installed on the action station guard supports on the afterdeck ready for immediate deployment.
- A number of exercises were executed, including dropping the winchman on the afterdeck, transferring lifeboat crew to the helicopter, and a stretcher exercise.
Definition of afterdeck in:
- British & World English dictionary
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