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R/V Falkor Schematic

R/V <em>Falkor</em> was originally built as <em>the Seefalke</em> in 1981 in Lübeck, Germany as a fishery protection vessel but was converted for oceanographic research in 2009-2012. The 82-meter ship has a maximum speed of 17 knots and contains 16 berths for scientists, technicians, and cruise personnel.
Credit: Schmidt Ocean Institute. Download this image (JPG, 95.5 KB).