OceanGate installs iXBlue Inertial Navigation System on Cyclops Manned Submersible

March 1st, 2016

Strategic partnership enables PHINS system to be used on expedition to explore the iconic Andrea Doria shipwreck.

 

 

Press Release issued by OceanGate

 

 

" OceanGate and iXBlue, a global leader in navigation, positioning and imaging solutions, have formed a strategic partnership to expand the application and use of advanced marine navigation and sonar equipment to explore the world’s deep oceans.

 

As part of the alliance, OceanGate has selected the iXBlue PHINS Inertial Navigation System for use aboard its fleet of Cyclops series manned submersibles.

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PHINS has been integrated into Cyclops 1 in preparation for OceanGate’s expedition to survey the iconic wreck of Andrea Doria in June 2016. "

 

Click here to read the whole Press Release