October 8, 2012
JSC2006-E-30800 (22 July 2006) --- A remotely-operated vehicle (ROV), called Scuttle, was photographed near the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Aquarius Underwater Laboratory, which is operated by the University of North Carolina at Wilmington and located off the coast of Key Largo, Florida. The copper colored cylinder on top is the transponder and a camera is mounted at the top of the pole. The NEEMO 10 crew is spending seven days, July 22-28, on an undersea mission aboard the undersea habitat.
Topics: NEEMO, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Underwater diving, National Undersea Research Program, Dewey Smith, University of North Carolina Wilmington, Underwater habitat, Aquarius, Spaceflight, Water, Oceanography, Aquanauts