Area of Operations: Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: March 29, 1976 to March 31, 1976
Chief scientist: Brad Butman
Objectives: The objective of the HORNBEAM cruise was to deploy current meter moorings (#107, 109 and 110) at three locations on Georges Bank. A total of 3 surface markers and 2 subsurface moorings were deployed with 5 VACMs and two pressure-temperature gauges.
Type of Activity: Mooring work;
Information to be derived: Time series data;
Summary: Moorings deployed: 3 (#107,109 and 110 all recovered FA 76031 OCEANUS 13 Aug. 12-24, 1976). XBTs: 18.
Contact: Brad Butman (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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