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Capricorn
STATUS
Operational
REQUEST PROCEDURE
http://marine.unc.edu/IMS/fac-res/ To reserve contact Jean Stack at 252-726-6841 ext.120 or cstack@email.unc.edu
Ships
The R/V Capricorn - a newly renovated and equipped vessel available for use in coastal research, teaching, and public service. The vessel is a 1980 Defender Yacht that can accommodate up to 25 passengers and crew. The cabin provides space for laboratory instrumentation, as well as facilities for navigation, communication, and living aboard.
CONTACT
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
SPECIFICATIONS
Ship TypeResearch Vessel
Operating Area
Endurance
Crusing Speed18 knots (21.5 knots maximum)
Lab Space
Power AvailabilityGM 60 series Detroit Deisel, 625 hp turbo charged
Berthing Space
Deck Space
Telemetry Available
UPDATED ON
29 Mar 2010 14:39