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ABE Animation
Maintaining a constant altitude and precision navigation, ABE is programmed to fly back and forth over the seafloor (which scientists call "mowing the lawn"), surveying the seafloor with sonar to create high-resolution bathymetric maps. (Tim Silva, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution)


Last updated: May 23, 2008

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