Accession Number:

ADA171681

Title:

Argo Development Program.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Sep 82-30 Apr 86.

Corporate Author:

WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MA DEEP SUBMERGENCE LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

162.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this contract was to develop and place into operational status a new, combined researchinspection unmanned vehicle system called ARGOJASON. ARGO is a high altitude search and survey vehicle for use in deep ocean exploration. A companion vehicle, JASON, which will be tethered to ARGO, will be a free swimming, highly maneuverable vehicle with manipulative capability and high quality vision for close-up inspection.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE