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2013 Summer Deployments

Cruise track for the 2013 NABOS Expedition.

Cruise track for the 2013 NABOS Expedition.

Two O-Buoy monitoring systems are scheduled to be deployed this summer. O-Buoy 9 will be deployed during the NABOS (Nansen and Amundsen Basin Observational

R/V Akademik Fedorov

R/V Akademik Fedorov

System) Expedition in the East Siberian Sea. O-Buoy 10 will be deployed during the JOIS Expedition in the Beaufort Sea.

The NABOS deployment (O-Buoy 9) will take place on the Russian research icebreaker Akademik Fyodorov for a 34 day cruise departing from and returning to Kirkenes Norway. O-Buoy 10 will be deployed, once again, from the Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker Louis S. St-Laurent on a 32 day cruise in the Beaufort Sea.

In addition to these two new systems that are being deployed this summer, O-Buoys 7 and 8 are still operating in the Beaufort Sea and providing real time summer data. Click here to see live movies and data of these systems.

 

Cruise track for the 2013 JOIS Expedition in the Beaufort Sea

Cruise track for the 2013 JOIS Expedition in the Beaufort Sea