U.S. Marines use sensor buoys to better understand ocean battlespace

https://phys.org/news/2020-12-marines-sensor-buoys-ocean-battlespace.html

Flying several thousand feet above the Pacific Ocean, an air crew and a scientist from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution tossed cylindrical floats from a U.S. Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey aircraft. Packed with data-gathering sensors to measure underwater conditions, the floats fell fast before orange parachutes opened to ease splashdown.


Original Title: U.S. Marines use sensor buoys to better understand ocean battlespace

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