UAV FULMAR taked for aerial reconnisance

UAV FULMAR has launched from shore and has been tasked to survey the sticken vessel as it lies and also survey the surrounding area. Wind speeds have been recorded during flight at up to 72km/h.

 

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 The UAV has also been tasked to survey any oil which is visible on the surface, this information will be fed back into simulation models as ground truthing.