Spanish Navy Taking Part in Oceanographic Atlantic Ocean Campaign

A team of six ICTA-UAB researchers are sailing on the oceanographic Hespérides from Brazil to participate in a campaign that aims to study the distribution and accumulation of pyrogenic materials in the Atlantic Ocean. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, to participate in this international campaign, scientists had to comply with strict sanitary measures. This included solitary confinement in a hotel…

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Vitse-Admiral Kulakov Back in the Atlantic Ocean

The large anti-submarine ship “Vice-Admiral Kulakov” completed the tasks of the plan for a long-distance campaign in the Mediterranean Sea and went to the Atlantic. Today, the ship passed through the Strait of Gibraltar. BoD “Vice-Admiral Kulakov” is accompanied by the rescue and tug vessel “Altai” and the medium sea tanker “Akademik Pashin”. In the near future, a detachment of…

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Atlantic Hurricane Season Shows No Signs of Slowing

August 4, 2021 – The 2021 Atlantic hurricane season is well underway, and atmospheric and oceanic conditions remain conducive for an above-average hurricane season, according to the annual mid-season update issued by NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center, a division of the National Weather Service. The latest outlook reflects that the number of expected named storms (winds of 39 mph or greater)…

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Arnomendi Deployed on Costera del Bonito del Norte 2020

August 19, 2020 (Google Translation) – The patrol boat P-63 is carrying out the maritime campaign “Costera del Bonito del Norte 2020”, carrying out surveillance, inspection and support tasks for the Spanish fishing fleet participating in it. The boarding of a fisheries inspector is planned to facilitate control and inspection tasks. As every year, the coastline of the bonito takes…

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