August 6 photos

Sarah Zimmermann (IOS) awaits the helicopter to bring equipment for an ice-thickness survey. (Mary-Louise Timmermans)
The ITP surface float and winch ready for the deployment. The red flag was used by the reconnaissance party to mark the floe. (Mary-Louise Timmermans)
Steve Lambert (WHOI) and Mike Dempsey (IOS) assemble the IMB. (Mary-Louise Timmermans)
Rick Krishfield (WHOI) connects his laptop to the AOFB to ensure it is working properly after installation. (Mary-Louise Timmermans)
Carpenter Gary Morgan and Steve Lambert (WHOI) attach the ITP bottom bumper to the wire. (Mary-Louise Timmermans)
Rick Krishfield, Jeff Pietro and Gary Morgan with ITP 54 in position to be lowered into the 11” hole. (Mary-Louise Timmermans)
Jeff Pietro (WHOI) waits on the ITP top float for the helicopter ride back to the ship at the end of the day. (Mary-Louise Timmermans)
A temperature/salinity Ice Beacon ready to be installed in the floe. The buoy was slung from the ship in the box in the background. (Mary-Louise Timmermans)
Mary-Louise Timmermans (Yale University), Jeff Pietro and John Kemp (WHOI) deploy the Ice Beacon. (Steve Lambert, WHOI)
The ice party waits to be transported home in the helicopter. The AOFB is to the right of the ITP. (Mary-Louise Timmermans)

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