This morning, the R/V Langseth left port in Norfolk, passing saluting gantry cranes, container ships, and naval vessels on her way out to open waters. The sun is shining and the seas are calm – perfect weather for adjusting to life at sea and getting our collective sea legs.
|The R/V Langseth tied up at Lambert Point port in Norfolk|
|Passing container ship...|
|Cranes waving to us...|
|Air craft carriers in Norfolk|
|Matt Hornbach and Derek Sawyer rocking lifejackets at the first Fire and Emergency Drill|
|The science party of MGL1408|
Donna Shillington aboard the R/V Marcus Langseth