FS Polarstern ANTXXX/1 (PS88A)

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FS Polarstern (06AQ)
Cruise identifierANTXXX/1 (PS88A)
Cruise period2014-10-24 — 2014-11-03
Port of departureBremerhaven, Germany
Port of returnLas Palmas, Spain
ObjectivesFirst Part of the transit from Germany to Cape Town for subsequent Antarctic expeditions 2014/15. The first part will start in Bremerhaven, via Le Havre (France) to Las Palmas (Canary Islands). The transect will be used for en route measurements, a training programme for students and to calibrate hydro-acoustic sensors.
Chief scientistRainer Knust (Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research)
NPRCFS Polarstern ANTXXX/1 (PS88A) NPRC polarstern_antxxx1.pdf (0.30 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Track chartsFS Polarstern ANTXXX/1 (PS88A) cruise track — polarstern_antxxx1trk.pdf (0.17 MB)