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2D Long Offset / Source Vessel                              

The 2D Long Offset / Source Vessel M/V Aquila Explorer was converted to 2D Source vessel in Singapore in 2007. The vessel is designed for worldwide operation.

Marine and Seismic specifications below describes the general characteristics for the vessel.                                                     

Vessel Specifications  
 Type  2D / Source
 Year Built  1981
 Rebuilt  2007
 Length Overall  71.0m
 Beam  17.5m
 Mean Draft  5.45m
 Transit Speed  11.5 knots                         
 Accommodation, Hospital   43.2
 VSAT CIR/MIR  768kbs/2304kbs



Acquisition System              
 Streamer  Seal Solid                                       
 Phone Type  Sercel Flexible Hydrophone
 Recording System  Sercel Seal 408XL, 2000ch
 Real-Time QC  Sercel Esqc-Pro
 Streamer Lengths  1 x 12000m


Navigation & Positioning    
 INS  SeaProNav                                     
 Vessel Positioning  Dual Fugro Starfix G2/XP2
 Source Positioning  SeaMap BuoyLink
 Streamer Positioning  SeaMap BuoyLink, ION 5011 Digibird


Energy Source                                                            
 Source Controller  Seamap Gunlink 2000
 Source Elements  Bolt 1900 LLXT 
 Sub Arrays  6 (Single / Dual Source)
 Volume  Up to 8000 cu.in.
 Operating Pressure  2000 psi


QC Quality Control                                                              
 Navigation QC  FGPS Seispos / P1 Tools
 QC Seismic Processing  Open CPS 
 Project Reporting  MultiSeis Project Manager