Heading South From Cape Town - An Epic Ocean Robotic Journey Begins

Pre-deployment

02-June-2014 - One of CSIR’s Liquid Robotics SV-2 Wave Gliders, fitted with a suite of scientific sensors departed from the breakwater of Cape Town docks to undertake an epic mission from Africa to the Southern Ocean, as part of the CSIR’s SOCCO program.

This pioneering oceanographic robotic mission was covered in the Mail and Guardian article that can be seen here.

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