Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Free
Faster access than browser!
And Ads-free!

SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary)

SM U-20 or U-XX was the lead boat of the of submarines or U-boats built for and operated by the Austro-Hungarian Navy (Kaiserliche und Königliche Kriegsmarine or K.u.K. Kriegsmarine) during the First World War. [1]

39 relations: Adriatic Sea, Annapolis, Maryland, Austria-Hungary, Austro-Hungarian Navy, Beam (nautical), Ceremonial ship launching, Conning tower, Deck gun, Diesel engine, Draft (hull), Drive shaft, Electric motor, Fažana, Gulf of Venice, Havmanden-class submarine (1911), Keel laying, Lead ship, Light cruiser, Linienschiffsleutnant, Machine gun, Museum of Military History, Vienna, Penzance, Periscope, Pula, Rijeka, Robert Whitehead, Royal Danish Navy, Ship commissioning, Sister ship, Submarine, Tagliamento, Theresian Military Academy, Trieste, U-boat, United States Naval Institute, Venice, Vienna, Wiener Neustadt, World War I.

Adriatic Sea

The Adriatic Sea is a body of water separating the Italian Peninsula from the Balkan peninsula and the Apennine Mountains from the Dinaric Alps and adjacent ranges.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Adriatic Sea · See more »

Annapolis, Maryland

Annapolis is the capital of the U.S. state of Maryland, as well as the county seat of Anne Arundel County.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Annapolis, Maryland · See more »

Austria-Hungary

Austria-Hungary (Österreich-Ungarn; Osztrák-Magyar Monarchia), also known by other names and often referred to as the Austro-Hungarian Empire in English-language sources, was a constitutional union of the Empire of Austria and the Kingdom of Hungary that existed from 1867 to 1918, when it collapsed as a result of defeat in World War I. The union was a result of the Compromise of 1867 and came into existence on 30 March 1867, when the compromise was ratified by the Hungarian parliament.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Austria-Hungary · See more »

Austro-Hungarian Navy

The Austro-Hungarian Navy was the naval force of Austria-Hungary.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Austro-Hungarian Navy · See more »

Beam (nautical)

The beam of a ship is its width at the widest point as measured at the ship's nominal waterline.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Beam (nautical) · See more »

Ceremonial ship launching

Ceremonial ship launching is the process of transferring a vessel to the water.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Ceremonial ship launching · See more »

Conning tower

A conning tower is a raised platform on a ship or submarine, often armored, from which an officer can conn the vessel, i.e., give directions to the helmsman.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Conning tower · See more »

Deck gun

A deck gun is a type of artillery cannon mounted on the deck of a ship or submarine.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Deck gun · See more »

Diesel engine

The diesel engine (also known as a compression-ignition or 'CI' engine) is an internal combustion engine in which ignition of the fuel that has been injected into the combustion chamber is initiated by the high temperature which a gas achieves when greatly compressed (adiabatic compression).

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Diesel engine · See more »

Draft (hull)

The draft (American) or draught (British) of a ship's hull is the vertical distance between the waterline and the bottom of the hull (keel), with the thickness of the hull included; in the case of not being included the draft outline would be obtained.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Draft (hull) · See more »

Drive shaft

A drive shaft, driveshaft, driving shaft, propeller shaft (prop shaft), or Cardan shaft is a mechanical component for transmitting torque and rotation, usually used to connect other components of a drive train that cannot be connected directly because of distance or the need to allow for relative movement between them.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Drive shaft · See more »

Electric motor

An electric motor is an electrical machine that converts electrical energy into mechanical energy.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Electric motor · See more »

Fažana

Fažana/Fasana ('Fasana') is a town and municipality on the western coast of Istria, in Croatia.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Fažana · See more »

Gulf of Venice

The Gulf of Venice is a gulf that borders modern-day Italy, Slovenia and Croatia, and is at the north of the Adriatic Sea between the delta of the Po river in northern Italy and the Istria peninsula in Croatia.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Gulf of Venice · See more »

Havmanden-class submarine (1911)

The Havmanden class was a class of six submarines built for the Royal Danish Navy from 1911 to 1914.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Havmanden-class submarine (1911) · See more »

Keel laying

Laying the keel, or laying down is the formal recognition of the start of a ship's construction.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Keel laying · See more »

Lead ship

The lead ship, name ship, or class leader is the first of a series or class of ships all constructed according to the same general design.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Lead ship · See more »

Light cruiser

A light cruiser is a type of small- or medium-sized warship.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Light cruiser · See more »

Linienschiffsleutnant

Linienschiffsleutnant (Hun: Fregatthadnagy / en: translation Ship-of-the-line lieutenant) was an officer rank in the Austro-Hungarian Navy.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Linienschiffsleutnant · See more »

Machine gun

A machine gun is a fully automatic mounted or portable firearm, designed to fire bullets in quick succession from an ammunition belt or magazine, typically at a rate of three hundred to eighteen hundred rounds per minute.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Machine gun · See more »

Museum of Military History, Vienna

The Museum of Military History - Military History Institute in Vienna (Heeresgeschichtliche Museum – Militärhistorische Institut), is the leading museum of the Austrian Armed Forces, which documents the history of Austrian military affairs through a wide range of exhibits comprising, above all, weapons, armours, tanks, aeroplanes, uniforms, flags, paintings, medals and badges of honour, photographs, battleship models, and documents.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Museum of Military History, Vienna · See more »

Penzance

Penzance (Pennsans) is a town, civil parish and port in Cornwall, in England, United Kingdom.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Penzance · See more »

Periscope

A periscope is an instrument for observation over, around or through an object, obstacle or condition that prevents direct line-of-sight observation from an observer's current position.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Periscope · See more »

Pula

Pula or Pola (Pola Italian and Istro-Romanian; Colonia Pietas Iulia Pola Pollentia Herculanea; Slovene and Chakavian: Pulj, Polei, Ancient Greek: Πόλαι, Polae) is the largest city in Istria County, Croatia, situated at the southern tip of the Istria peninsula, with a population of 57,460 (2011).

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Pula · See more »

Rijeka

Rijeka (Reka; Italian and Fiume /; Pflaum) is the principal seaport and the third-largest city in Croatia (after Zagreb and Split).

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Rijeka · See more »

Robert Whitehead

Robert Whitehead (3 January 1823 – 14 November 1905) was an English engineer, most famous for developing the first effective self-propelled naval torpedo.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Robert Whitehead · See more »

Royal Danish Navy

The Royal Danish Navy (Søværnet in Danish) is the sea-based branch of the Danish Defence force.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Royal Danish Navy · See more »

Ship commissioning

Ship commissioning is the act or ceremony of placing a ship in active service, and may be regarded as a particular application of the general concepts and practices of project commissioning.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Ship commissioning · See more »

Sister ship

A sister ship is a ship of the same class as, or of virtually identical design to, another ship.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Sister ship · See more »

Submarine

A submarine is a watercraft capable of independent operation underwater.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Submarine · See more »

Tagliamento

The Tagliamento is a braided river in north-east Italy, flowing from the Alps to the Adriatic Sea at a point between Trieste and Venice.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Tagliamento · See more »

Theresian Military Academy

The Theresian Military Academy is an academy, where the Austrian Armed Forces train their officers.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Theresian Military Academy · See more »

Trieste

Trieste (Triestine Trièst; Slovene, Trst;Spezialortsrepertorium der österreichischen Länder. Bearbeiten auf Grund der Ergebnisse der Volkszälung vom 31. Dezember 1910, vol. 7: Österreichisch-Illyrisches Küstenland. 1918. Vienna: K. k. Hof- und Staatsdruckerei, pp. 1, 3. Triest) is a city and seaport in northeastern Italy.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Trieste · See more »

U-boat

U-boat is the anglicised version of the German word U-Boot, a shortening of Unterseeboot, literally "undersea boat".

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and U-boat · See more »

United States Naval Institute

The United States Naval Institute (USNI), based in Annapolis, Maryland, is a private, non-profit, professional military association that seeks to offer independent, nonpartisan forums for debate of national defense and security issues.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and United States Naval Institute · See more »

Venice

Venice (Venezia; alternative obsolete form: Vinegia; Venetian: Venèxia; Venetiae; Benetke) is a city in northeastern Italy sited on a group of 118 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Venice · See more »

Vienna

Vienna (Wien) is the capital and largest city of Austria, and one of the nine states of Austria.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Vienna · See more »

Wiener Neustadt

Wiener Neustadt is a city located south of Vienna, in the state of Lower Austria, in north-east Austria.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and Wiener Neustadt · See more »

World War I

World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centered in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918.

New!!: SM U-20 (Austria-Hungary) and World War I · See more »

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SM_U-20_(Austria-Hungary)

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »