Remote Presence on board the Celtic Explorer
CTD Retrieval

14 October 2005

enroute extra long tracking transceiver mount hook...
retrieval... CTD returns
control station

The following photos are from Dave Wall of the Irish Whale & Dolphin Group. IWDG
first launch hook considerations... launch w/manip
detail of hook in claw console view back in
CTD surfaces... pilot's view
at the control station

Video Grabs from ROV
1st dive to locate CTD
first sighting already inhabited looking up checking bail

2nd dive with manipulator fitted and retrieval hook in the claw
first attempt 19 minutes later... ...hooked...
lifting... the bottom

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Updated 26 April 2007