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DSV Alvin


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).

Human Occupied Vehicle Alvin : Woods Hole Oceanographic ...


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 dives ...

Submersible Alvin - Expeditions at the University of Delaware


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 the ...

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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 ...

Deep Submersible Alvin - George Stetten's Home Page


The deep submersible Alvin allows each scientist to glimpse the ocean floor through ... The three kinds of Alvin's onboard computers, Collectors, Listeners, and ...

Deep-sea research: Dive master : Nature News & Comment


Sep 12, 2012 ... The US flagship submersible Alvin is getting a partial upgrade. But deep-sea exploration faces some rough water.

Happy Birthday Alvin: 50 Years of Discovery - The Maritime Executive


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 ...

Oceans: Alvin and Trieste - USNI News


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 ...

Alvin: The Little Submarine That Could : NPR


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 ...

'Alvin': The sub that found a lost H-bomb - CNN.com


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 ...

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History of Alvin : Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution


December 1, 2005 The dream of building a manned deep ocean research submersible first started to move toward reality on February 29, 1956. Allyn Vine of ...

NOAA Ocean Explorer: Technology: Submersibles: Alvin


Alvin was the first deep-sea submersible capable of carrying passengers, usually a pilot and two observers. Its first untethered dive measured 35 ft. Now, after ...

Scientists Explore the Ocean in Alvin | Smithsonian Ocean Portal


Take a tour of the Alvin, a three-person submersible that allows scientists to explore the depths of the ocean. This is an excerpt from the full Deep Ocean ...