Alvin (DSV-2) is a manned deep-ocean research submersible owned by the
United States ... Type: Deep-submergence vehicle. Tonnage: 17 t (17 long tons).
Alvin during its 2014 science verification cruise in the Gulf of Mexico. The
submersible has safely transported over 2,500 researchers on more than 4,800
Today, scientists are making exciting discoveries about the ocean, thanks to
deep-sea submersibles such as Alvin. Owned by the U.S. Navy and operated for
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Oct 29, 2014 ... It's the only deep-diving research submersible in the United States, and nearly 50
years after its first expedition it's getting an upgrade. Take an ...
The deep submersible Alvin allows each scientist to glimpse the ocean floor
through ... The three kinds of Alvin's onboard computers, Collectors, Listeners,
Sep 12, 2012 ... The US flagship submersible Alvin is getting a partial upgrade. But deep-sea
exploration faces some rough water.
Jun 4, 2014 ... I find it difficult to imagine what kind of instrument should have been ... the
contract to build a submersible capable of carrying three people to a ...
Nov 9, 2012 ... Over her nearly 48-year history, the Alvin became the most productive manned
submersible in the world. She has now made more than 4,400 ...
Nov 4, 2014 ... Alvin returns to research ship Lulu after a dive in the Atlantic Ocean over the ...
submersible in the 1950s during a symposium on deep-sea study. ... "I find it
difficult to imagine what kind of instrument should have been put on ...
Sep 12, 2014 ... Alvin: 50 years of undersea adventures – Submersible "Alvin" has been
traversing the world's oceans for half a century revealing mysteries of ...