SG510 Orca

Veteran glider undergoing repairs


Total dives: 7172
No photo for this glider :(

Missions Completed

Mission Mission Start Date End Date Info Link
57 North Sea pH 2019-08-19 2019-08-26 pH sensors testing in the North Sea. SG510 with NOC pH sensor, Fluidion pH Sensor and Aandera 4831F Select Mission
47 AlterEcoMay18 2018-05-08 2018-08-10 Third deployment of the AlterEco project. SG510 with nutrient, oxygen and CT sensors, and SG579 with Wetlabs, oxygen, PAR, CT north of Dogger Bank, North Sea (http://altereco.ac.uk) Select Mission
46 AlterEcoFeb18 2018-02-07 2018-05-08 Second deployment of the AlterEco project. SG510 with nutrient, oxygen and CT sensors, and SG620 with Wetlabs, oxygen, PAR, CT north of Dogger Bank, North Sea (http://altereco.ac.uk) Select Mission
41 MASSMO 4 2017-06-01 2017-06-25 Deployment of a PAM and a microstructure glider in the Faroe-Shetland Channel in collab. with NOC and DSTL Select Mission
29 Oman 3 2015-12-08 2016-03-15 Third deployment out of Muscat investigating bioluminescence and anoxia in the Gulf of Oman Select Mission
25 Oman 2015-03-01 2015-06-03 ONR Global and NERC projects investigation bioluminescence, productivity and biophysical linkages in the Sea of Oman Select Mission
23 FSC 2014-08-07 2014-10-07 Faroe Shetland Channel, virtual mooring above actual mooring Select Mission
19 Ocean2Ice 2014-02-01 2014-03-01 Deployment in the Amundsen Sea along Pine Island glacier investigating intrusions of intermediate watermasses onto the shelf and glacier melt dynamics Select Mission
14 OSMOSIS 2013-04-10 2013-09-30 Seaglider deployment at the Porcupine Abyssal Plain time series site, to monitor upper ocean processes during a seasonal cycle. April to June rotation. Select Mission
10 OSMOSIS 2012-08-27 2012-09-03 Test launch of SG510 and SG566 in preparation for the OSMOSIS mission Select Mission
7 North Sea Hypox 2011-08-19 2011-09-05 An investigation into the chemical, biological and physical mechanisms regulating the occurrence of seasonal oxygen depletion north of Dogger Bank (http://www.byqueste.com/projects.html). The UEA Seaglider will be released mid-August from the RV CEFAS Endeavour during the International Bottom Trawl Survey. Select Mission
6 North Sea Test 2011-05-07 2011-05-13 Test mission in preparation for August deployment at the North Dogger site (http://www.byqueste.com/projects.html) Select Mission
4 Vigo 2010-06-01 2010-09-21 GOPINA - Glider observations of productivity in the North Atlantic (https://kaiserlab.org/projects/GOPINA.html) Select Mission