FS Polarstern PS110 Leg1

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FS Polarstern (06AQ)
Cruise identifierPS110 Leg1
Cruise period2017-12-20 — 2017-12-28
Port of departureBremerhaven, Germany
Port of returnLas Palmas, Spain
ObjectivesFirst stage of a passage from Bremerhaven, Germany to Cape Town before performing expeditions in the Antarctic. The Transit will be used for en route measurements of meteorological and oceanographic data, and tests and calibrations of onboard sensors.
Chief scientistRainer Knust (Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research)
NPRCFS Polarstern PS110 Leg1 NPRC polarstern_ps110.pdf (0.36 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)