SeaExplorer glider breaks two World Records

31 Mar 2014
SeaExplorer glider breaks two World Record

Ocean gliders are revolutionizing underwater surveys and missions for ocean data collection. Navigating autonomously in water for weeks or months, depending on the mission, and covering thousands of kilometers, gliders persistently collect a variety of data (physical, chemical, biological, acoustic, etc.) along the water column. Those data are then sent by satellite telemetry to a ground station, avoiding the need for a support ship…

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