FRV Clupea 1173C
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1973-11-14 — 1973-11-20|
|Objectives||1. To carry out an extensive series of handling trials using a mock-up of the TUV and to evaluate the equipment that has been manufactured to service and handle the vehicle.
2. To familiarise staff with the problems associated with the launch, recovery and service of the vehicle.
|Chief scientist||George Cameron (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.07 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Gear research||Quantity: number of deployments = 10|
Description: 9 complete cycles of launch and recovery of the TUV. A simulated emergency recovery was also carried out