R/V Sally Ride

R/V Sally Ride preparing to be refloated following Phase III construction drydocking. © SIO 2016

R/V Sally Ride preparing to be refloated following Phase III construction drydocking. © SIO 2016

Scientists Wanted: R/V Sally Ride Science Verification Cruises

Scripps Institution of Oceanography invites scientists from the US oceanographic community to participate in Science Verification Cruises (SVCs) aboard the Ocean Class research vessel Sally Ride beginning in the fall of 2016.  More information here

General description and overview

Overview of general specifications: vessel information sheet
Design specifications

General arrangement drawings
Outboard profile
Inboard profile
Topside arrangement
Bow and stern views
Main deck and first platform
01 deck and focsle deck
02 deck and bridge deck
Ship's hold and inner bottom

Announcements

Images
Conceptual renderings

Scripps research vessels are supported by the U.S. Office of Naval Research

When delivered after construction, R/V Sally Ride will be is operated by Scripps Institution of Oceanography under a charter agreement with the Office of Naval Research.  Owned by the U.S. Navy, R/V Sally Ride will be operated within the University-National Oceanographic Laboratory System as a shared-use research facility.