Cruise inventory

FRV Explorer 7C/70

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Explorer (74EX)
Cruise identifier7C/70
Cruise period1970-08-30 — 1970-09-12
Objectives1) The work with the wide opening gear will be continued and extended to include a study of the effect of alternative riggin arrangements on performance. The problems with maximising horizontal net opening on a large gear will be investigated
2) The performance studies on the pelagic gear will be continued
Chief scientistD N MacLennan (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise programmeFRV Explorer 7C/70 cruise programme explorer7_70.pdf — access key 'C' (0.09 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSt Kilda/Fladen area