Step 1. Call for proposals. 2 years before the cruise.

The first step of the process, in order to obtain a ship of the French Oceanographic Fleet or access one of the ships of an OFEG member country which has an agreement with IFREMER, involves replying to a national call for proposals via the Cruise management system, SGC (https://sgc.flotteoceanographique.fr/).

 2 years before the cruise.