Cruise inventory

RV Corella 14/76

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corella (74CX)
Cruise identifier14/76
Cruise period1976-10-21 — 1976-11-05
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To obtain both qualitative and quantitative information on the performance of the mini-scanner.
2. To determine the improvement in performance when using multiplicative
and tapered array techniques.
3. Optimise the range capability using circuit techniques devised at LAT.
4. To obtain records of sandwaves using the mini-scanner and Alden
5. To check out the handling problems and performance of the new U/W
Chief scientistH R Stewardson (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corella 14/76 cruise report corella14_76.pdf — access key 'C' (0.25 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Corella 14/76 cruise track — trk1742.html
Physical oceanography 
Other physical oceanographic measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 34
Description: acoustic stations
Geology and geophysics 
Long/short range side scan sonarQuantity: number of deployments = 5