Appendix D: Alvin Cruise Synopses


The purpose of the synopsis is to provide a single, concise document identifying all equipment, operational, technical support and logistical requirements for the cruise, and is accessible via the web.

The synopsis attempts to identify potential problem areas, special needs, unresolved issues, and the personnel responsible for providing equipment and services.

The Marine Operations Coordinator modifies the synopsis based on communication with the science party and ALVIN Operations.

View Atlantis cruise synopses here:  Cruise Synopses