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June 21, 2022
Type: Media: Document

Use this form to request the acquisition of a vessel to be used by NOAA, regulated under the NOAA Standards and Procedures Manual. May be new construction or an existing vessel from another agency.

June 21, 2022
Type: Media: Document

VOCs complete an SBO/Crewmember Authorization Letter for each person operating or crewing any small boat(s) within that Line Office Program.

May 12, 2022
Type: Media: Document

Same as the existing GAR Form, with the following statement added under the title: "If any category is =>7 then stop and mitigate"

NOAA ship Thomas Jefferson and survey launch
August 26, 2021
Type: Media: Image

Survey launch arrives to NOAA Ship Thomas Jefferson after surveying Chesapeake Bay.

NOAA Ship Fairweather deploys launch boat
March 4, 2022
Type: Media: Image

Lt. Shelley Devereaux and Ensign Iris Ekmanis look on from the deck of NOAA Ship Fairweather as the small boat is deployed by a team of all women.

NOAA Ship Ronald H. Brown small boat launch
January 12, 2022
Type: Media: Image

BGL Ryan Walker, AB Cody Higgins, and SCI Steve Kunze are launched via the small boat to repair equipment.

January 6, 2022
Type: Media: Document

Small Boat Program Safety Alert - Update on SBP COVID Guidance

December 9, 2021
Type: Media: Document

Small Boat Program Training Bulletin 01-2022 (December 2021): 


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