Accession Number : AD0786386

Title :   Operation ACCORDION.

Corporate Author : COAST GUARD DISTRICT (1ST) BOSTON MASS

Report Date : 11 MAY 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : On 21 April 1962 a marker buoy was established on Ocean Station CHARLIE completing the first phase of Operation ACCORDION. The following comments regarding this operation are noted: Preparations; Navigation; Launching of the buoy; Position of the buoy; Station keeping on the buoy; Buoy's radar target; Service to Federal Aviation Agency aircraft; Service to other doppler aircraft; LORAN 'A' check.

Descriptors :   *Buoys, Oceanographic data, Bathymetry, Mooring, Booms(Equipment), Launching, Navigation, Maintenance, Position(Location), Handling, Radar targets, Coast Guard

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE