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Atmospheric Administration
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October 03, 2018
Photo of Saildrone, an autonomous sailing drone

The Saildrone is an autonomous sailing drone currently being explored as a tool to provide high quality oceanic and atmospheric observations (Photo... more

In the News

September 06, 2018

In 2014, the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) partnered with Saildrone, Inc. to test the possibilities of using... more

July 01, 2018

NEAH BAY, Clallam County — As the crew of a Makah tribal salmon boat unloaded their catch like generations of fishermen before them,... more