She is a category 2 vessel (up to 200 nautical miles from a safe haven)
Ship’s complement for category 2 navigation is as follows:
Ship’s complement for trips at sea lasting up to twenty-four hours and in accordance with category 3 rules (up to 20 nautical miles from a safe haven).
Two scientific laboratories (total surface area approximately 16 m2):
Afterdeck/Hangar (22 m2):
Network: Local Ethernet 100 MHz.
Ethernet sockets on the bridge and in the dry laboratory.
IT work stations: Windows XP, Linux.
Main propulsion: conventional diesel electric
Telephone via GSM
Telephone via Inmarsat fleet 33, global reach