October 8, 2012
JSC2006-E-40691 (17 Sept. 2006) --- A remotely-operated vehicle (ROV), called Scuttle, was photographed during a session of extravehicular activity (EVA) for the NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) project 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 11 crew is spending seven days, Sept 16-22, on an undersea mission aboard the undersea habitat.
Topics: Aquanauts, Underwater diving, Water, Environment, Dewey Smith, Andrew Abercromby, Underwater habitat, NEEMO, Aquarius, NASA