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 ...
Jan 31, 2014 ... After undergoing a $41-million makeover over the past three years, the United
States' deepest-diving manned submersible, Alvin, has been ...
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 ...
Sep 12, 2012 ... The US flagship submersible Alvin is getting a partial upgrade. But deep-sea
exploration faces some rough water.
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 ...
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 ...
Oct 11, 2012 ... The hardworking sub Alvin is getting an upgrade that will allow it to collect more
samples ... but the deep-diving submersible vehicle Alvin gets credit for a
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