Cruise inventory

RRS Discovery D126P

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS Discovery (74E3)
Cruise identifierD126P
Cruise period1982-03-17 — 1982-03-22
StatusCompleted
Port of departurePonta Delgada, Portugal
Port of returnBarry, United Kingdom
PurposePassage
ObjectivesPassage from Azores to UK for repairs after mechanical failure.
Chief scientistE Joanna Sharples (University of Liverpool Department of Oceanography)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Track chartsRRS Discovery D126P cruise track — trk2754.html
Measurements 
Meteorology 
Atmospheric chemistryQuantity: number of samples = 5
Description: daily atmospheric samples of filtered dust particles