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Argos Forum #70 | Argos Guinness Book

Jun 1, 2010

  • Max, the bird tracked for the longest period
  • The elephant, the largest land animal ever tracked by satellite
  • The most unlikely creature tracked by Argos: a giant jellyfish
  • Antarctic Mission – record for the lowest temperature
  • Absolute record for drifting buoy lifetime
  • Distance record for boundary layer pressurized balloons
  • A new generation of ARVOR floats with ARGOS-3 capability
  • New ARGOS location algorithm: better accuracy