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  • NOAA Ship Bell M. Shimada Underway
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    The NOAA Ship Fleet

    Learn how NOAA research and survey ships support safe navigation, commerce, and resource management

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    The NOAA Aircraft Fleet

    Learn how NOAA aircraft support hurricane and flood forecasts, coastal mapping, and emergency response

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    Diving Deeper

    Learn about the NOAA Diving Program, which trains, certifies, and equips personnel to safely support underwater missions

OMAO administers the NOAA fleet of ships & aircraft and trains divers to safely facilitate Earth observation.

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NOAA Lockheed WP-3D Orion N42RF Flight Deck During 24 Aug 2017 Hurricane Harvey Flight

NOAA Lockheed WP-3D Orion N42RF flight deck as seen during a flight into Hurricane Harvey on Aug. 24, 2017.


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News

An autonomous surface vehicle is launched in the Port of Gulfport, Miss.
February 4, 2021

NOAA and the University of Southern Mississippi are teaming up on ways to improve how uncrewed systems are used to collect important ocean observation data.

ROV Recovery Aboard NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer
January 29, 2021

When completed, Discoverer will shed new light on unexplored areas of the ocean.

NOAA ship Ronald H. Brown at sea
December 31, 2020

New ships will play a vital role in collecting high-quality data and leading scientific discoveries.

New NOAA Beechcraft King Air 350 CER at NOAA Aircraft Operations Center on 18 December 2020
December 21, 2020

New turboprop will assist with snow survey, coastal mapping and emergency response missions.

July 22, 2020

NOAA and Scripps are teaming up on ways to improve how uncrewed systems are used to collect important ocean observation data.

Documents

OMAO (BBP ECP)

Bloodborne Pathogen Exposure Control Plan (BBP ECP)

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Job Announcement - Able Seaman (OMAO-SHIPS-AB-2021-EX-001)

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Job Announcement - Third Assistant Engineer (OMAO-SHIPS-3AE-2021-EX-002)

NOAA 57-03-04

Submit this form to the NOAA Diving Center (NDC) via facsimile or e-mail. The NDC fax number is (206) 526-6506. The NDC support desk e-mail address is Support.NDC@noaa.gov.

NOAA 57-11-53

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