R/V New Horizon Scientific Instrumentation
| XBT||Sippican MK 12|| ||Digital|
|Sub-Bottom Profiler||Knudsen 320 B||3.5 / 12|| |
|Underway Data System|| || ||Meteorological and Sea Surface|
Other equipment and technical services available on cruise-specific basis.
Use of isotopes is prohibited in ship's laboratories. Isotope isolation
vans are available by request.
Vans: Vans can be carried on the main and winch decks.
Communications: VHF, voice, HF radio voice and TELEX, cellular
telephone voice and FAX, INMARSAT voice, data and FAX.
In-port San Diego phone number: (858) 534-1648
INMARSAT phone number: 011-872-1501554
INMARSAT fax: 011-872--81-1501554
INMARSAT area code is 872 when ship is in Pacific; other codes are 871,
873, or 874 for east Atlantic, west Atlantic, Indian Ocean.
Limited E-mail service is provided through satellite cellular telephone/Inmarsat.
Messages are normally transferred once per day. Contact captain or chief
mate for information.
Future planned upgrades/refits: Complete ethernet network in ship's laboratories, replace Doppler speed
log, and upgrade emergency generator.