Other ID: FAY 024
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: North Atlantic continental shelf, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): John Grow
Data Type(s): Electro-Magnetic: Gravity, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Bubble Gun, Seismics: Sparker, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Test cruise of gravity and sonobuoy systems.
Start Date: 1976-09-19
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1976-09-21
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Loran-C, Seismic reflection, Sidescan sonar, Gravity meter (wh), Geomechanique streamer
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Acquired test data for gravity and sonobuoy systems.
Staff: Barry Irwin
Notes: Test cruise of gravity and sonobuoy systems.
Paskevich, V.F., and Soderberg, Nancy K., 1997, Navigation and geophysical data collected onboard the R/V FAY from 1975-1976: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-512, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of97-512/.