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
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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 ...
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
Aug 9, 2014 ... Soon, the submersible earned its name: Alvin, in honour of Allyn Vine, a WHOI
scientist who got the idea started at a conference in 1956. Alvin ...
May 28, 2013 ... After almost half a century in service, the revamped Alvin submersible is once
again heading for deep water. View gallery (9 images).
Sep 12, 2012 ... The US flagship submersible Alvin is getting a partial upgrade. But deep-sea
exploration faces some rough water.
Jul 15, 2013 ... From underwater robots to submersible vehicles, technology has ... One of the
world's first deep-sea human submersibles, Alvin, was built in ...
In 1954 one of the first types of submersible, the bathyscaphe, was designed and
... In 1974 the Alvin and two French submersibles, the Archimède and Cyana, ...
Oct 3, 2014 ... After 50 years of exploring the ocean, Alvin has responded to national crises ...
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 ...