Exploratory ship Calypso

Author: Miroslav Maren?ák
Class: C3 – B
Type: Exploratory ship
Name: Calypso
Category: Senior
Scale: 1:250
Width: 80 mm
Height: 111 mm

RV Calypso is a former British Royal Navy minesweeper converted into a research vessel for the oceanographic researcher Jacques Cousteau, equipped with a mobile laboratory for underwater field research. She was severely damaged in 1996 and was planned to undergo a complete refurbishment in 2009–2011. The ship is named after the Greek mythological figure Calypso.