Accession Number : AD0817826

Title :   UNITED STATES NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE MARINE GEOPHYSICAL SURVEY PROGRAM 1965-1967 NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN, NORWEGIAN SEA AND MEDITERRANEAN SEA, AREA 1 - VOLUME 8. FIELD OPERATIONS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 10 Jul-17 Nov 66.

Corporate Author : TEXAS INSTRUMENTS INC DALLAS SCIENCE SERVICES DIV

Report Date : 02 JUN 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 97

Abstract : This volume describes the survey platforms, data collection systems, staffs and techniques. It goes into detail on data accuracy and calibration procedures and includes a description of the conduct of the survey. Area 1, Norwegian Sea, was the second of seven areas surveyed by Texas Instruments under the present contract. Special emphasis was placed on data quality and calibration procedures. The area was completed in 127 days, including time spent in joint operations with British, Norwegian, and Alpine research vessels. (Author)

Descriptors :   *NORWEGIAN SEA), (*MARINE GEOPHYSICS, HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING, OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, DEEP WATER, ATLANTIC OCEAN, MEDITERRANEAN SEA, OCEANOGRAPHIC SHIPS, OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, ECHO RANGING, UNDERWATER SOUND EQUIPMENT, UNDERWATER SOUND, RECORDING SYSTEMS, DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS, ATTENUATION.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE