by Dr Tarron Lamont, Department of Environmental Affairs, South Africa
A summary of Argo activities in the Black Sea since first deployments in 2002.
Late December, a Portuguese team from IPMA deployed a MOCCA float off Lisbon.
2 weeks of intensive acceptance tests have been performed in the Ifremer tank by the Euro-Argo technical team.
3 floats where launched in the subtropical Atlantic from FS Meteor vessel.