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Ronald H. Brown

NOAA ship Ronald H. Brown at sea
NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program
NOAA ship Ronald H. Brown at sea

Homeported in Charleston, South Carolina, NOAA Ship Ronald H. Brown is a global-class oceanographic and atmospheric research platform, and is the largest vessel in the NOAA fleet. With its highly advanced instruments, the ship travels worldwide supporting scientific studies to increase our understanding of climate and the ocean.

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