Tag Archives: Mediterranean Sea

Drone Bathymetric System Pilot Projects

Israeli drone service provider ERELIS recently conducted pilot projects using a drone equipped with a single-beam echosounder in the Mediterranean and Dead Seas. The data were validated by authorized local surveyors andreports from previous surveys of the same areas by Michmoret Campus – Faculty of Marine Sciences. The reference bathymetric data were collected using a manned boat and multibeam and

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Manned Sub Reaches Calypso Deep

3D Map of Calypso Deep - Section

The second phase (of five) of Caladan Oceanic’s 2020 deep-diving expeditions has now been completed after sub pilot and explorer VictorVescovo and Prince Albert II of Monaco ventured down to the bottom ofthe Calypso Deep, the deepest point in the Mediterranean Sea in February 10. In conjunction with EYOS Expeditions and Triton Submarines, the team reached a newly calculated maximum depth for the

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