MTS - Deployment and recovery of a full-ocean depth mooring at Challenger Deep, Mariana Trench

OCEANS 2015 - MTS/IEEE Washington

Author(s): R. P. Dziak ; J. H. Haxel ; H. Matsumoto ; C. Meinig ; N. Delich ; J. Osse ; M. Wetzler
Sponsor(s): IEEE Oceanic Eng. Soc.
Publisher: MTS
Publication Date: 1 October 2015
Conference Location: Washington, DC, USA
Conference Date: 19 October 2015
Page(s): 1 - 9
ISBN (Electronic): 978-0-9339-5743-5
DOI: 10.23919/OCEANS.2015.7401902

We present the details of a unique deep-ocean instrument package and mooring that was deployed at Challenger Deep (10,984 m) in the Marianas Trench. The mooring is 45 m in length and consists of a... View More