Accession Number:

AD0747612

Title:

Project Deep Ops Equipment Development

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Sep 1969-Dec 1970

Corporate Author:

NAVAL UNDERSEA CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

The report describes the special equipment developed in support of Project Deep Ops, a program to determine the feasibility of using trained pilot and killer whales to aid in the recovery of pingered objects from the ocean floor. The major pieces of equipment developed were a mouthpiece, a target attachment device, a practice target, a backpack, and a transport system.

Subject Categories:

  • Biological Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE