Tentative Itinerary: August 31-September 6, 2012

Day 1: Loading and setting up operations. The cruise will depart from Apia, Samoa and transit for approximately 18 hours to the Tonga Trench.

Day 2-5: The ship will be stationed for three days to allow for deployment and recovery of landers and other equipment deep into the abyss of the Tonga Trench.

Day 6-7: The ship will transit approximately two days to Suva Harbor, Fiji.

R/V Roger Revelle

Proposed Track Map

 

5 Responses to A Seven-day Journey to the Deep Sea

  1. Betsy Ginsberg says:

    I’m hoping to read daily blogs on this expedition but can’t seem to find recent entries. I hope the blog gets updated soon — such an exciting voyage!

  2. Susan Jerman says:

    Looking forward to seeing pictures and hearing about the grand adventure.

  3. Richard Peoples says:

    Awaiting all the news about this expedition.

  4. susan dechter says:

    we are looking forward to following the expedition regularly. The journey is exciting and interesting, and the pictures are sure to be thrilling.
    keep us posted on your accomplishments!

  5. David Suek says:

    This looks like a fun expedition. I look forward to seeing updates on the journey’s progress.

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