FRV Clupea 0274C
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||FRV Clupea (74CU)|
|Cruise period||1974-02-26 — 1974-03-16|
|Port of departure||Buckie, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To carry out a series of handling trials to prove the completed handling system using a reduced number of staff.
2. To carry out an extensive series of emergency recoveries with the vehicle floating or submerged.
3. To investigate the problems of using a hand held location system during emergency operations.
4. To evaluate the limiting sea state for handling.
|Chief scientist||George Cameron (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)|
|Project||Perparatory Towed Underwater Vehicle Mock-up Trials|
|Cruise report||(0.13 MB)|
|Biology and fisheries|
|Gear research||Quantity: number of recoveries = 9|
Description: Emergency recoveries made with the TUV sunk on the bottom