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  Expeditionary  -  2020  -  Sally Ride  
  Project Information  
Project Title: Expeditionary Sensing Project Status: Submitted
Principal Investigator: Eric Terrill, SIO Project Institution: SIO
Project ID: 106058 Version #: 4
Date Submitted: 2/6/2018 6:52:00 PM Created By: Lisa Hazard
Date Last Modified: 3/1/2020 10:38:00 PM URI Serial #: None
Funding Agencies: NAVY/ONR - N00014-12-G-0136 / 0012 - Funded
Summary of Field Work: The concept for the proposed Expeditionary Sensing program is to test new in situ sensor technologies for mitigating critical littoral sensing gaps, whereby sensing modalities can be realized through different platforms, clusters, or networks of platforms. Transit offshore California between San Diego and San
Clemente Island for Unmanned sensing operations.
Summary of Facility Requirements: The ship’s meteorological sensors will be complemented by deployment of
small meteorological and unmanned aerial systems. Vessel with over-the-side access to sea surface. A-frame, knuckle crane, small boat operations.
Unique to R/V Sproul: proximity to the water's edge for deployment and
recovery operations of unmanned vehicles.
Summary of other requirements and comments:  
Ship Request Identification
Type of Request: Ancillary Request Status: Submitted
Request ID: 1010766 Created By: Lisa Hazard
Date Last Modified: 3/1/2020 10:38:00 PM Date Submitted: 12/6/2019 12:28:00 PM
Requested Ship, Operating Days and Dates
Year: 2020 Ship/Facility: Sally Ride
Optimum Start Date: 7/23/2020 Dates to Avoid: We would like these days to align with already scheduled CALCOFI Cruises
Earliest Start Date: 7/23/2018 Multi-Ship Op: No
Latest Start Date: 10/12/2018 Other Ship(s):

Operating Days Needed: Science Days Mob Days De-Mob Days Estimated Transit Days Total Days
10 0 0 0 10
Repeating Cruise?
(within same year)
Yes Interval: 4 months # of Cruises: 2

Description of Repeating cruise requirements: 10 ONR days requested on Sally Ride
5 days x 2 cruises.
Justification/Explanation for ship choice, dates,
conflicts, number of days & multi-ship operations:
To my knowledge, below are the CALCOFI cruises and there are transit cruises following

2020 SR2011 Schuller At Sea for Science San Diego 11 Jul 2020 13 Jul 2020 San Diego 28 Jul 2020 29 Jul 2020

2020 SR2017 Schuller At Sea for Science San Diego 30 Sep 2020 02 Oct 2020 San Diego 17 Oct 2020 18 Oct 2020
Work Area for Cruise
Short Description of Op Area
for use in schedules:
Offshore CA
Description of Op Area: CALCOFI cruise lines/transit to new location
Op Area Size/Dia.: TBD
  Lat/Long Marsden Grid Navy Op Area
32.7° N / 117.23° W map
120 map
NP09 map
32.7° N / 117.23° E map
133 map
NP07A map
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Foreign Clearance and Permitting Requirements
Foreign Clearance Required? No Coastal States:
 Important Info on Foreign Research Clearances  

Are you or any member in your science party bringing in any science equipment items which are regulated for export by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR)?
No If yes, have you applied for the necessary permits through your export control office? No
 Questions about ITAR/EAR regulations?

Comments about foreign clearance requirements or
description of any other special permitting requirements
(e.g., MMPA, ESA, IHA, Marine Sanctuaries, etc.)
As currently planned, no ITAR
Port Calls
Requested Start Port Intermediate Port(s) Requested End Port
San Diego, CA, USA None San Diego, CA, USA
Explanation/justification for requested
ports and dates of intermediate stops
or to list additional port stops
Ideally, to and from San Diego with the CALCOFI cruises

 Important Info on Working in Foreign Ports

Science Party
Chief Scientist: Eric Terrill, SIO
# in Science Party 5 # of different science teams 1 # Marine Technicians to be
provided by ship operator:
(include in science party total)
Explanation of Science Party Requirements and Technician Requirements Deployment of Instrumentation (antenna) for data collection
Instrumentation Requirements That Impact Scheduling Decisions
Selected Dynamic PositioningUnselected ADCPUnselected MultibeamUnselected Seismic
Unselected Dredging/Coring/Large Dia. Trawl WireUnselected Stern A-frameUnselected Fiber Optic (.681)Unselected 0.680 Coax Wire
Unselected SCUBA DivingUnselected Radioisotope use - briefly describeUnselected NO Radioisotope use/Natural level workUnselected Other Operator Provided Inst. - Describe
0 PI-Provided Vans - briefly describe Unselected MOCNESS  
Explain Instrumentation or Capability
requirements that could affect choice
of ship in scheduling.

Major Ancillary Facilities (that require coordination of schedules with ship schedule)
Unselected Helicopter Ops (USCG)Unselected Twin OtterUnselected Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) 
Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV)
Selected Other AUVUnselected Sentry  
Coring Facility
Unselected Jumbo Piston CoringUnselected Large Gravity Core Unselected MC800 multicorer w/ MISO camera/telemetryUnselected OSU Coring Facility (MARSSAM)
Unselected Other Large Coring FacilityUnselected WHOI Long Core  
Human Occupied Vehicle (HOV)
Unselected AlvinUnselected Clelia (HBOI)Unselected JSL I & II (HBOI)Unselected Other HOV
Other Facility
Unselected MISO Facility - deep-sea imagingUnselected Other FacilityUnselected Potential Fields Pool Equipment 
Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV)
Unselected JasonUnselected Other ROV  
Seismic Facility
Unselected Ocean Bottom Seismograph Instrument Center (OBSIC)Unselected Ocean Bottom Seismograph Instrument Pool (OBSIP)Unselected Ocean-Bottom Seismometer Program (UTIG)Unselected Other Seismic/OBS Facility
Unselected PASSCALUnselected Portable MCS groupUnselected Portable MCS/SCS groupUnselected U.S. Geological Survey Ocean Bottom Seismometer Facility (USGS at WHOI)
Towed Underwater Vehicle
Unselected ARGO IIUnselected Hawaii MR1 (HMRG)Unselected IMI12 (HMRG)Unselected IMI120 (HMRG - formerly DSL 120A)
Unselected IMI30 (HMRG)Unselected Other Towed Underwater VehicleUnselected Towfish 
UNOLS Van Pool
Unselected AUV Lab Van #1Unselected Clean Lab VanUnselected Cold Lab VanUnselected General Purpose Lab Van
Unselected Radioisotope Lab VanUnselected Wet Lab Van  
UNOLS Winch Pool
Unselected Mooring SpoolerUnselected Portable WinchUnselected Turn Table 
Explain Major Ancillary Facilities
Requirements and list description
and provider for "other" systems.

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