Transport details

R.V. Polarstern

Ship Details

Official Ship Name R.V. Polarstern
Call sign
Expedition capacity 50
Crew capacity 44
Fuel type

Fuel capacity
Length (overall) 118 m
Breadth (overall) 25 m
Draft (overall) 11.21 m
Gross tonnage 17300 tonnes
Normal sea speed 16 knots
Ice Class

Helicopter deck
Diving facilities

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Voyage Cruise Name Dates Voyage Leader Objectives
2003/04 ANT-XXI-4       Deployed CPR tows for the SO-CPR program.  
2007/08 ANT-XXIV-2   2-Dec-2007 to 31-Jan-2008