RRS Shackleton S2/80

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS Shackleton (74SF)
Cruise identifierS2/80
Cruise period1980-01-29 — 1980-03-01
Port of departureKarachi, Pakistan
Port of returnNewcastle, United Kingdom
Chief scientistE Joanna Sharples (University of Liverpool Department of Oceanography)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralMediterranean Sea - Western basin
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern basin
Red Sea
Arabian Sea
Track chartsRRS Shackleton S2/80 cruise track — trk2455.html
Biology and fisheries 
Dissolved organic matter (inc DOC)Description: deep water profiles, DOC
Other meteorological measurementsQuantity: 24
Description: coll. of total atmos. particulates from lower troposphere