Hydrographic survey commemorates 70th anniversary of D-Day

Sea conditions were extremely difficult during the landings and resulted in a significant loss of military assets

A team of international scientists has surveyed the Normandy coast to reveal how the greatest naval invasion in history unfolded. Utilising the latest technologies and the world’s most advanced software, the team surveyed 511 km2 of sea floor, producing an enormous 11TB of data.

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