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October 22, 2018
Marine Debris Brought Aboard NOAA Ship Oscar Elton Sette

A team of marine debris removal experts working from the Honolulu-based Oscar Elton Sette conducted operations at Pearl and Hermes Atoll in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.

October 22, 2018
NOAA ship Ronald H. Brown at sea

Ronald H. Brown, NOAA's largest ship, returns to Charleston after more than eight months at sea.

September 1, 2018
NOAA Ship Rainier Rescuing Sailboat in Distress

Rainier responded to a request from the U.S. Coast Guard to assist a sailboat in distress in rough seas off California. The incident ended safely for the master of the disabled vessel.

March 23, 2018
NOAA Ships Rainier and Fairweather

Two of NOAA's longest-serving ships saluted for 50 years of service and survey to the nation.

January 24, 2018
View from NOAA WP-3D N42RF During 2018 Ocean Winds Project

"Kermit" is taking weather observations to help NOAA calibrate and validate weather satellite sensor data.

October 5, 2017
NOAA's Gulfstream IV-SP Taking Off from Lakeland Linder Regional Airport

NOAA Hurricane Hunters flew around-the-clock to support Hurricane Maria and Irma forecasts. In the wake of the storm, NOAA aircraft and ships are now supporting response efforts.

October 3, 2017
NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer Docked in Hawaii

As September came to a close, so did NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer's final expedition as part of NOAA's Campaign to Address Pacific monument Science, Technology, and Ocean NEeds (CAPSTONE).

September 1, 2017
NOAA Aircraft Operations Center Commanding Officer Captain Nancy Hann

NOAA Corps Capt. Nancy Hann has assumed command of the NOAA Aircraft Operations Center, home to the agency’s nine research, reconnaissance and survey aircraft.

August 30, 2017
NOAA Flight Director Mike Holmes aboard NOAA Hurricane Hunter

NOAA Hurricane Hunters flew around-the-clock to support Hurricane Harvey forecasts. NOAA aircraft are now supporting response efforts.

August 14, 2017

Capt. Michael Silah has been selected as the next director of the NOAA Commissioned Officer Corps and NOAA Office of Marine and Aviation Operations

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