NOAA Photo Library Banner
Takes you to the Top Page Takes you to the About this Site page. Takes you to the Contacts page. Takes you to the HELP page. Takes you to the Credits page. Takes you to the Collections page. Takes you to the search page. Takes you to the Links page.

NOAA Photo Library Image - ship0340

Bureau of Commercial Fisheries Vessel GERONIMO. This vessel operated out of Galveston. In 1964 it was the first vessel to transmit oceanographic data via the communications satellite Syncom II to a shore

Image ID: ship0340, NOAA's Fleet Then and Now - Sailing for Science Collection
Photo Date: 1966 Ca.
Credit: Archival Photograph by Mr. Steve Nicklas, NGS/RSD

Category: Fisheries Ships/

High Resolution Photo Available





Publication of the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Adminstration (NOAA),
NOAA Central Library
NOAA Privacy Policy | NOAA Disclaimer
Last Updated:
April 30, 2013