RRS James Clark Ross
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RRS James Clark Ross at Rothera wharf
|Name:||James Clark Ross|
|Namesake:||James Clark Ross|
|Operator:||British Antarctic Survey|
|Builder:||Swan Hunter, Wallsend, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom|
|Launched:||1 December 1990 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II|
|Homeport:||Stanley, Falkland Islands|
|Displacement:||7,767 tonnes (loaded)|
|Speed:||12 knots (22 km/h; 14 mph)|
|Complement:||11 Officers and 15 Crew and up to 50 Scientific Personnel|
RRS James Clark Ross is a supply and research ship operated by the British Antarctic Survey.
- RRS Ernest Shackleton, another British Antarctic Survey Royal Research Ship.
- RRS Sir David Attenborough, a new Royal Research Ship planned to enter service in 2019.
- James Ross Island
- "Technical Data - RRS James Clark Ross". British Antarctic Survey. Archived from the original on 6 September 2007. Retrieved 20 August 2007.
- "BAS Public Information Leaflet - Ships". British Antarctic Survey. Retrieved 24 November 2007.
- Mike Gloistein. "RRS James Clark Ross". Archived from the original on 6 April 2008. Retrieved 24 November 2007.
- "RRS James Clark Ross". British Antarctic Survey. Retrieved 24 November 2007.
- Jonathan Amos (2 March 2018). "Mission to giant A-68 berg thwarted by sea-ice". BBC News. Retrieved 12 April 2018.
- Ship's current position at British Antarctic Survey
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