Ceremony to welcome research vessel back to Charleston home port
During its multi-year voyage, the ship has spent nearly 800 days at sea and traveled almost 130,000 miles as it conducted scientific research and serviced buoys that collect a wide variety of environmental data.
The ship, currently in the Atlantic, departed Charleston on July 18, 2013.
NOAA Ship Ronald H. Brown homecoming ceremony
Mon., March 27; 11:30 a.m. media availability, 12:00 p.m. ceremony
Federal Law Enforcement Training Center
22345 South Hobson
Pier Papa (corner of South Hobson Street and Halsey Street)
North Charleston, S.C.
Rear Adm. David A. Score, director, NOAA Office of Marine and Aviation Operations
Capt. Robert Kamphaus, commanding officer, NOAA Ship Ronald H. Brown
Media interested in attending the media availability and ceremony are asked to RSVP by 3:00 p.m. EDT, Friday, March 24, to David Hall at the email and phone number below.