Expeditions Virtual Field Trip: Sub Pilot Essentials

November 4, 2020 1:00 PM
(EST)

Summary

Learn from our Submersible Pilots and Co-Pilots as we explore topics ranging from sonar imaging to buoyancy control. Each individual will discuss their unique path to Submersible Piloting and answer questions about the training process, how manned submersibles work, and wild encounters with marine life—including sharks!

OceanGate, Inc. owns and operates three 5-person submersibles for site survey, scientific research, film production, and exploration travel to depths as great as 4,000 meters (13,123 feet). Find out more information at https://oceangate.com/what-we-do.html

Panelists

OceanGate, Inc Team

OceanGate, Inc. owns and operates three 5-person submersibles for site survey, scientific research, film production, and exploration travel to depths as great as 4,000 meters (13,123 feet). Find out more information at https://oceangate.com/what-we-do.html

Classroom Resources

Virtual Field Trip: ROV SuBastian in Action

EarthEcho is excited to, once again, join Schmidt Ocean Institute’s research vessel Falkor as the scientists onboard spend the months of November and December near the Mariana Trench, home to the deepest part of our ocean.

Science Standards