Cruise inventory

FS Heincke 06HK2092/1

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FS Heincke (06HK)
Cruise identifier06HK2092/1
Cruise period1992-01-03 — 1992-01-20
Port of departureCuxhaven, Germany
Port of returnLisbon, Portugal
ObjectivesRef - 19920118, EXPOCODE: 06HK2092/1
This hydrographic survey formed part of the Atlantic WHP Repeat Programme (WOCE Designation AR16/AR06). During the cruise a total of 114 CTD/rosette stations were occupied (CTDO equipped with 12 position rosette with 2.7 l Teflon-type water sampling bottles). Water sampling included CTDO, speed of sound, salinity, oxygenation, temperature and pressure. Underway measurements included navigation and bathymetry, thermosalinograph and underway dissolved oxygen, flurormeter, etc. Leg 1 of a 3 leg cruise.
Chief scientistHans-Christian John (Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, Helgoland)
Cruise reportFS Heincke 06HK2092/1 cruise report 06hf2092_1_2_3.pdf — access key 'C' (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Track chartsFS Heincke 06HK2092/1 cruise track — 06hf2092_1_2_3track.pdf (0.01 MB) 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 118
Current metersQuantity: 3
Description: 1 recovered, 1 deployed, 1 recovered & redeployed
Chemical oceanography 
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of hauls = 32
Description: stratified vertical plankton catches
ZooplanktonQuantity: number of hauls = 81
Description: stratified oblique plankton tows
NeustonQuantity: 32
Data held at BODC 
1  Single-beam echosounder
Bathymetry and Elevation
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Date and time
Bathymetry and Elevation
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Date and time

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
5826181992-01-05 13:37:45  — 1992-01-19 19:14:08 31° 42' 42" N  10° 59' 49" W — 50° 45' 38" N  0° 48' 42" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 582618