Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI16/74

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI16/74
Cruise period1974-11-04 — 1974-11-12
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To measure the performance of the solid state sector scanning sonar receiver and transducer under various target conditions.
2. To carry out first trials of the MAFF high power transmitter.
3. To interrogate the long life acoustic tag in the Sandettie area.
4. To check the performance of the Loughborough Scanning sonar.
Chief scientistRonald B Mitson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI16/74 cruise report clione16_74.pdf — access key 'C' (0.15 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Clione CLI16/74 cruise track — trk1398.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Other physical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of surveys = 12
Description: development and testing of acoustic sector scanner equipment