Accession Number:

ADA237142

Title:

ARGO/JASON: A Remotely Operated Survey and Sampling System for Full-Ocean Depth

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MA DEEP SUBMERGENCE LAB

Report Date:

1991-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The ARGOJASON system is an integrated system that performs survey and sampling to depths of 6000 meters. This paper summarizes the capabilities of the system and includes descriptions of three vehicles the deep-towed imaging sled ARGO, the ROV JASON, and the sidescan sonar DSL-120.

Subject Categories:

  • Submarine Engineering
  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE