The RRS James Cook is the latest addition to the NERC fleet. Track on … accurately position scientific platforms and sensors deployed by the vessel. The ship is powered by four "Wartsila 9L20" marine diesel engines (combined power output 7080 kW). RRS JAMES COOK (Icebreakers) current ship position tracker and cruise itinerary with port details. The vessel has a cruising speed of 12kt. The RRS James Cook's maiden voyage started in the first quarter of 2007 and has taken her to the Atlantic Ridge. The RRS James Cook is fitted with a complex and highly capable suite of acoustic instruments designed to: map the seabed, both coastal and deep ocean; measure currents; measure the abundance of fish and other biomass; and. The ship replaces the RRS Charles Darwin, launched in 1989. HRH the Princess Royal named the ship in February 2007.
The vessel JAMES COOK (IMO: 9338242, MMSI 235010700) is a Research Vessel built in 2006 (14 years old) and currently sailing under the flag of United Kingdom. CHECK ON MAP... CruiseMapper provides free cruise tracking, current ship positions, itinerary schedules, deck plans, cabins, accidents and incidents ('cruise minus') reports, cruise news