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NOAA Reporter
06-27-2007, 02:41 PM
The newly constructed NOAA fishery survey vessel Henry B. Bigelow has exceeded international standards as an acoustically quiet vessel, according to a report released by the U.S. Navy. The results are based on a battery of underwater acoustic tests done on the ship at the Navy's Atlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation Center on Andros Island in the Bahamas.

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