Chapter I: Introduction
Accomplishments By Year
Assessment dives were conducted for 1-1/2 weeks and
video documentation begun.
Site was completely surveyed in order to
render the site in an architectural style from three perspectives:
planimetric view, starboard and port elevations. Site was completely
videotaped for interpretive and archeological purposes.
All data from 1984 field operations were
rendered into final drawings.
A. Biofouling/corrosion study was conducted on the
B. Planimetric view was resurveyed in greater detail.
C. The UTAH was surveyed.
D. BBC filmed the project for international broadcast.
Final data from the USS UTAH was
obtained, and mooring chains of the USS ARIZONA were surveyed for
Pearl Harbor was surveyed for other
remains of the attack, including mooring quays and plane crash sites. A
search was made for mini-sub sunk by the destroyer USS WARD. Unsuccessful
attempt made to confirm sonar contact on mini-sub by University
of Hawaii submersible Pisces 5.
Last Updated: 27-Apr-2001