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R/V Atlantis (AGOR-25)
Thomas G. Thompson Class Oceanographic Research Ship:
Laid down, 16 August 1994, at Halter Marine Inc., Gulfport, MS.
Launched, 1 February 1996
Delivered to the Navy, 25 February 1998, as R/V Atlantis (AGOR-25)
Operated under charter for the Office of Naval Research by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute in February 1998
Converted to serve as support ship for the US Navy Deep Submergence Vehicle Alvin in 1997
Displacement 3,510 t.(lt)
Length 274 feet
Draft 17 feet
Speed 11 kts.
Civilian Mariners 22
Deep Submergence Operations Group (Alvin) 12
SSSG Techs 2
Range 17,280 NM
Endurance 60 days
Azimuthing stern thrusters
Bow Thruster: Azimuthing jet 1,180 SHP
Ship Service Generators: Three 715 kw 600 VAC
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||USS Ortolan (ASR-22), R/V Atlantis (AGOR-25) and
Submersible Research Vessel Alvin DSV-2), Fleet Week 1990, New York or Boston.
||R/V Atlantis (AGOR-25) under way in New York Harbor, date unknown.
||Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute web site
||R/V Atlantis (AGOR-25) moored pierside at Piraeus Greece, 9 December 2011
||Photo by George Haralampides
||R/V Atlantis (AGOR-25) in her berth at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, Woods Hole MA., date unknown.
Photo courtesy of Nsendal.
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Last Updated 22 September 2017
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