Cruise inventory

RRS James Cook JC003

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS James Cook (740H)
Cruise identifierJC003
Cruise period2006-10-31 — 2006-11-18
Port of departureSouthampton, United Kingdom
Port of returnVigo, Spain
ObjectivesJC003 was an acceptance trial for the contractual closure of the ship's fitted winch suite plus other opportunistic trials activities including winch system commisioning and EK60 preliminary trial deployments.
Chief scientistGeorge M Batten (United Kingdom Ocean Research Services)