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Paul Wintersteller

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Group: 

General Geology - Marine Geology

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+49 421 218-65064

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+49 421 218-65099

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Room: 

GEO-Building / 1230

Paul Wintersteller

Research fields

  • Cold Seeps & Anaerobic oxidation of methane
  • Cold Water Corals
  • Continental Slope Architecture
  • Mass-Transport Deposits

Technical Interests

Hydroacoustics

 

 

 

 

GIS
  • Multibeam Backscatter Analysis
  • Multibeam Bathymetry
  • Side Scan Analysis
  • Water Column Data
  • Seafloor Classification
  • Sub Bottom Profiling
  • ADCP Measurements
  • Topobathymetric LiDAR
  • GIS Server Technology
  • Structural & Zonal Classifications
  • Habitat Mapping
  • Modelling

Scientific-Technical Consulting

  • Approval of hydroacoustic devices
  • Quality management of bathymetric surveys
  • Calibration of USBL and MBES devices
  • Data management
  • ESRI ArcGIS LBL (Land Bremen License) contact person

Publications

Brückner, N, Wintersteller, P, Wessels, M and Gaide, S (2018) Mass wasting in Lake Constance - A GIS-based geo-morphometric reconnaissance. Hydrographische Nachrichten, 110(6). 8-12. 10.23784/HN110-01

Loher, M, Ceramicola, S, Wintersteller, P, Meinecke, G, Sahling, H and Bohrmann, G (2018) Mud volcanism in a canyon: morphodynamic evolution of the active Venere mud volcano and its interplay with Squillace Canyon, Central Mediterranean. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems. doi:10.1002/2017GC007166 PANGAEA Supplementary Data

Loher, M, Pape, T, Marcon, Y, Römer, M, Wintersteller, P, Praeg, D, Torres, M, Sahling, H and Bohrmann, G (2018) Mud extrusion and ring-fault gas seepage – upward branching fluid discharge at a deep-sea mud volcano. Scientific Reports, 8(1). doi:10.1038/s41598-018-24689-1 PANGAEA Supplementary Data

Bohrmann, G, Ahrlich, F, Bergenthal, M, Bünz, S, Düßmann, R, Ferreira, C, Freudenthal, T, Fröhlich, S, Hamann, K, Hong, WL, Hsu, CW, Johnson, J, Kaszemeik, K, Kausche, A, Klein, T, Lange, M, Lepland, A, Malnati, J, Meckel, S, Meyer-Schack, B, Noorlander, K, Panieri, G, Pape, T, Reuter, M, Riedel, M, Rosiak, U, Schmitdt, C, Schmidt, W, Seiter, C, Spagnoli, G, Stachowski, A, Stange, N, Wallmann, K, Wintersteller, P, Wunsch, D and Yao, H (2017) R/V MARIA S. MERIAN Cruise Report MSM57, Gas Hydrate Dynamics at the Continental Margin of Svalbard, Reykjavik - Longyearbyen - Reykjavik, 29 July - 07 September 2016. Berichte, MARUM – Zentrum für Marine Umweltwissenschaften, Fachbereich Geowissenschaften, Universität Bremen, 314. 1-204. urn:nbn:de:gbv:46-00105895-15

Bohrmann, G, Aromokeye, AD, Bihler, V, Dehning, K, Dohrmann, I, Gentz, T, Grahs, M, Hogg, O, Hüttich, D, Kasten, S, Kirschenmann, E, Lange, M, Leymann, T, Linse, K, Loher, M, Malnati, J, Mau, S, Mickoleit, A, Nowald, N, Pape, T, Reuter, C, Rohleder, C, Römer, M, Sahling, H, Stange, N, Torres, M, Vittori, V, von Dobeneck, T, von Neuhoff, H, Weinrebe, W and Wintersteller, P (2017) R/V METEOR Cruise Report M134, Emissions of Free Gas from Cross-Shelf Troughs of South Georgia: Distribution, Quantification, and Sources for Methane Ebullition Sites in Sub-Antarctic Waters, Port Stanley (Falkland Islands) - Punta Arenas (Chile), 16 January - 18 February 2017. Berichte, MARUM – Zentrum für Marine Umweltwissenschaften, Fachbereich Geowissenschaften, Universität Bremen, 317. 1-220. urn:nbn:de:gbv:46-00106081-12

Graham, AGC, Kuhn, G, Meisel, O, Hillenbrand, CD, Hodgson, DA, Ehrmann, W, Wacker, L, Wintersteller, P, dos Santos Ferreira, C, Römer, M, White, D and Bohrmann, G (2017) Major advance of South Georgia glaciers during the Antarctic Cold Reversal following extensive sub-Antarctic glaciation. Nature Communications, 8. 14798. doi:10.1038/ncomms14798 PANGAEA Supplementary Data

Gutscher, MA, Kopp, H, Krastel, S, Bohrmann, G, Garlan, T, Zaragosi, S, Klaucke, I, Wintersteller, P, Loubrieu, B, Le Faou, Y, San Pedro, L, Dominguez, S, Rovere, M, Mercier de Lepinay, B, Ranero, C and Sallares, V (2017) Active tectonics of the Calabrian subduction revealed by new multi-beam bathymetric data and high-resolution seismic profiles in the Ionian Sea (Central Mediterranean). Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 461. 61-72. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2016.12.020

Mau, S, Römer, M, Torres, ME, Bussmann, I, Pape, T, Damm, E, Geprägs, P, Wintersteller, P, Hsu, CW, Loher, M and Bohrmann, G (2017) Widespread methane seepage along the continental margin off Svalbard - from Bjørnøya to Kongsfjorden. Scientific Reports, 7. 42997. doi:10.1038/srep42997 PANGAEA Supplementary Data

Sahling, H, Ahrlich, F, Bohrmann, G, Borowski, C, Breitzke, M, Buchheister, S, Büttner, H, Ferreira, C, Gaytán-Caballero, A, Geprägs, P, Groeneveld, J, Hsu, CW, Jiménez Guadarrama, E, Klar, S, Klaucke, I, Klüber, S, Leymann, T, Loher, M, Mai, HA, Mau, S, MacDonald, IR, Marcon, Y, Meinecke, G, Melcher, AC, Morales Dominguez, E, Raeke, A, Rehage, R, Renken, J, Reuter, M, Rohleder, C, Römer, M, Rubin-Blum, M, Schade, T, Schubotz, F, Seiter, C, Smrzka, D, Spiesecke, U, Torres, M, Vittori, V, Von Neuhoff, S, von Wahl, T, Wegener, G, Wiebe, M, Wintersteller, P, Zarrouk, M and Zwicker, J (2017) R/V METEOR Cruise Report M114, Natural hydrocarbon seepage in the southern Gulf of Mexico, Kingston - Kingston, 12 February - 28 March 2015. Berichte, MARUM – Zentrum für Marine Umweltwissenschaften, Fachbereich Geowissenschaften, Universität Bremen, 315. 1-214. urn:nbn:de:gbv:46-00105897-18

Vandorpe, T, Wienberg, C, Hebbeln, D, Van den Berghe, M, Gaide, S, Wintersteller, P and Van Rooij, D (2017) Multiple generations of buried cold-water coral mounds since the Early-Middle Pleistocene Transition in the Atlantic Moroccan Coral Province, southern Gulf of Cádiz. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 485. 293-304. doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2017.06.021 PANGAEA Supplementary Data

Wessels, M, Brückner, N, Gaide, S and Wintersteller, P (2017) Tiefenschärfe - die hochauflösende Vermessung des Bodensees. Wasserwirtschaft, 4. 30-35.

Bohrmann, G, Bachmann, K, Buchheister, S, Candoni, O, Ceramicola, S, Loher, M, Meinecke, G, Renken, J, Spiesecke, U, von Wahl, T and Wintersteller, P (2016) Report and preliminary results of R/V POSEIDON cruise POS499, Calabrian Mud Volcanoes, Catania (Italy) – Catania (Italy), 04 May – 22 May, 2016. Berichte, MARUM – Zentrum für Marine Umweltwissenschaften, Fachbereich Geowissenschaften, Universität Bremen, 311. 1-76. urn:nbn:de:gbv:46-00105556-16

Schnyder, JSD, Eberli, GP, Kirby, JT, Shi, F, Tehranirad, B, Mulder, T, Ducassou, E, Hebbeln, D and Wintersteller, P (2016) Tsunamis caused by submarine slope failures along western Great Bahama Bank. Scientific Reports, 6. 35925. doi:10.1038/srep35925

Bohrmann, G, Alvarez, R, Biller, T, Buchheister, S, Büttner, H, Canoni, O, Dehning, K, Ferreira, C, Geprägs, P, Heinken, S, Hüttich, D, Johansen, C, Klar, S, Klüber, S, Leymann, T, Mai, HA, Marcon, Y, Mary, F, Meinecke, G, Menapace, W, Nowald, N, Pape, T, Präg, D, Raeke, A, Rehage, R, Renken, J, Reuter, C, Rohleder, C, Römer, M, Sahling, H, Sans i Coll, C, Schade, T, Seiter, C, Spalek, P, Spiesecke, U, Tamborrino, L, Torres, M, von Wahl, T, Wiebe, M, Wintersteller, P and Zarrouk, M (2015) Report and preliminary results of R/V METEOR cruise M112, Dynamic of Mud Volcanoes and Seeps in the Calabrian Accretionary Prism, Ionian Sea, Catania (Italy) – Catania (Italy), November 6 – December 15, 2014. Berichte, MARUM – Zentrum für Marine Umweltwissenschaften, Fachbereich Geowissenschaften, Universität Bremen. urn:nbn:de:gbv:46-00104282-14

Mau, S, Gentz, T, Körber, JH, Torres, ME, Römer, M, Sahling, H, Wintersteller, P, Martinez, R, Schlüter, M and Helmke, E (2015) Seasonal methane accumulation and release from a gas emission site in the central North Sea. Biogeosciences, 12(18). 5261-5276. doi:10.5194/bg-12-5261-2015 PANGAEA Supplementary Data

Hebbeln, D, Wienberg, C, Wintersteller, P, Freiwald, A, Becker, M, Beuck, L, Dullo, C, Eberli, GP, Glogowski, S, Matos, L, Forster, N, Reyes-Bonilla, H and Taviani, M (2014) Environmental forcing of the Campeche cold-water coral province, southern Gulf of Mexico. Biogeosciences, 11(7). 1799-1815. doi:10.5194/bg-11-1799-2014 PANGAEA Supplementary Data

Pape, T, Geprägs, P, Hammerschmidt, S, Wintersteller, P, Wei, J, Fleischmann, T, Bohrmann, G and Kopf, AJ (2014) Hydrocarbon seepage and its sources at mud volcanoes of the Kumano forearc basin, Nankai Trough subduction zone. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15(6). 2180-2194. doi:10.1002/2013GC005057 PANGAEA Supplementary Data

Römer, M, Torres, M, Kasten, S, Kuhn, G, Graham, AGC, Mau, S, Little, CTS, Linse, K, Pape, T, Geprägs, P, Fischer, D, Wintersteller, P, Marcon, Y, Rethemeyer, J and Bohrmann, G (2014) First evidence of widespread active methane seepage in the Southern Ocean, off the sub-Antarctic island of South Georgia. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 403. 166-177. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2014.06.036 PANGAEA Supplementary Data

Fink, HG, Wienberg, C, De Pol-Holz, R, Wintersteller, P and Hebbeln, D (2013) Cold-water coral growth in the Alboran Sea related to high productivity during the Late Pleistocene and Holocene. Marine Geology, 339. 71-82. doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2013.04.009 PANGAEA Supplementary Data

Kopf, AJ, Asshoff, K, Belke-Brea, M, Bergenthal, M, Bohrmann, G, Bräuning, A, Düssmann, R, Feseker, T, Fleischmann, T, Franke, PD, Geprägs, P, Hammerschmidt, S, Heesemann, B, Herschelmann, O, Hüpers, A, Ikari, MJ, Kaszemaik, KM, Kaul, M, Kimura, T, Kitada, K, Klar, S, Lange, M, Madison, M, Mai, AH, Noorlander, C, Pape, T, Rehage, R, Reuter, C, Reuter, M, Rosiak, UD, Saffer, DM, Schmidt, W, Seiter, C, Spiesecke, U, Stachowski, A, Takanori, O, Tryon, M, Vahlenkamp, M, Wei, J, Wiemer, G, Wintersteller, P and Zarrouk, MK (2013) Report and preliminary results of R/V SONNE cruise SO222. MEMO: MeBo drilling and in situ Long-term Monitoring in the Nankai Trough accretionary complex, Japan. Leg A: Hong Kong, PR China, 09.06.2012 – Nagoya, Japan, 30.06.2012. Leg B: Nagoya, Japan, 04.07.2012 – Pusan, Korea, 18.07.2012. Berichte aus dem MARUM und dem Fachbereich Geowissenschaften der Universität Bremen, 1-121. urn:nbn:de:gbv:46-00103543-13

Wienberg, C, Wintersteller, P, Beuck, L and Hebbeln, D (2013) Coral Patch seamount (NE Atlantic) - a sedimentological and megafaunal reconnaissance based on video and hydroacoustic surveys. Biogeosciences, 10(5). 3421-3443. doi:10.5194/bg-10-3421-2013 PANGAEA Supplementary Data

Römer, M, Sahling, H, Pape, T, Bahr, A, Feseker, T, Wintersteller, P and Bohrmann, G (2012) Geological control and magnitude of methane ebullition from a high-flux seep area in the Black Sea - the Kerch seep area. Marine Geology, 319. 57-74. doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2012.07.005 PANGAEA Supplementary Data

Hebbeln, D, Wienberg, C, Beuck, L, Freiwald, A, Wintersteller, P and cruise participants (2009) Report and preliminary results of R/V POSEIDON Cruise 385 "Cold-water corals of the Alboran Sea (western Mediterranean Sea)", Faro - Toulon, 29.5. - 16.6.2009. Berichte aus dem Fachbereich Geowissenschaften der Universität Bremen, 273. Department of Geosciences, Bremen University. urn:nbn:de:gbv:46-ep000106508

Hebbeln, D, Arntz, WE, Böning, P, Bohlmann, H, Contardo, X, Dezileau, L, Ferdelman, TG, Figueroa, S, Fleming, J, Gallardo, VA, Gerdes, D, Giglio, S, Gonzales, P, Gonzáles, R, Gutièrrez, D, Hayn, C, Kallmeyer, J, Klockgether, G, Lambers, K, Lamy, F, Langer, J, Lavik, G, Löbner, H, Marchant, M, Meyer-Schack, B, Mohtadi, M, Montiel, A, Niggemann, J, Quiroga, E, Romero, OE, Rondanelli, M, Scheurle, C, Schewe, F, Schneider, RR, Schubert, CJ, Sellanes, J, Serrano, W, Stregel, S, Teixidó, N, Toffin, L, Treude, T, Villa, R, Villagrán, C, Walpersdorf, E, Wintersteller, P and Wulf, J (2001) PUCK: Report and preliminary results of R/V Sonne Cruise SO156, Valparaiso (Chile) - Talcahuano (Chile). March 29 - May 14, 2001. Berichte aus dem Fachbereich Geowissenschaften der Universität Bremen, 182. Department of Geosciences, Bremen University. urn:nbn:de:gbv:46-ep000103106

Cruises

Nr Expedition Area Start On board in End Port of call Position
68 M146 Henry Seamount 15.03.2018 Recife 16.04.2018 Las Palmas Scientist
67 MSM70-2 Canary Islands 31.01.2018 Las Palmas 04.02.2018 Las Palmas Scientist
66 M142 Black Sea 02.11.2017 Varna 21.11.2017 Varna Scientist
65 M134 South Georgia 12.01.2017 Falkland 18.02.2017 Punta Arenas Scientist
64 MSM57 Vestnesa Ridge / West of Svalbard 20.07.2016 Reykjavik 15.08.2016 Longyearbyen Scientist
63 POS499 Calabrian Arc 02.05.2016 Catania 22.05.2016 Catania Scientist
62 M122 Namibia, Angola (Atlantik) 26.12.2015 Walvisbay siehe unten Walvisbay Scientist
61 HE450 Spitzbergen, Barrentssee 23.08.2015 Tromsö 09.09.2015 Tromsö Scientist
60 M114 Jamaika, Golf of Mexico 08.02.2015 Kingston 01.03.2015 Veracruz Scientist
59 M112 Ionisches Meer 03.11.2014 Catania 16.12.2014 Catania Scientist
58 HE413 Holländische Nordsee 13.01.2014 Bremerhaven 22.01.2014 Bremerhaven Scientist
57 OR-5_1311-4 SW off Taiwan 23.11.2013 Kaohsiung 05.12.2013 Kaohsiung Scientist
56 ANT29-4 Scotia Sea 17.03.2013 Punta Arenas 22.04.2013 Malvinas Scientist
55 OR-5_1302-1 SW off Taiwan 03.02.2013 Anping 09.02.2013 Anping Scientist
54 OR-5_1209-1 SW off Taiwan 14.09.2012 Kaohsiung 15.10.2012 Kaohsiung Scientist
53 Littorina Baltic Sea 29.08.2012 Kiel 30.08.2012 Kiel Scientist
52 SO222b Kumano basin, Japan 29.06.2012 Nagoya 19.07.2012 Pusan Scientist
51 MSM20-4 Golf of Mexico, Florida strait 08.03.2012 Barbados 12.04.2012 Bahamas Scientist
50 MSM20-1 Off Namibia 02.01.2012 Cape Town  17.01.2012 Walvis Bay Scientist
49 M84-2 Black Sea 23.02.2011 Istanbul 02.04.2011 Istanbul Scientist
48 POS405 Mid-Atlantic-Ridge 26.07.2010 Ponta Delgada 11.08.2010 Ponta Delgada Scientist
47 MSM15-2 Black Sea 07.05.2010 Istanbul 05.06.2010 Athen Scientist
46 MSM13-4 Eastern Mediterranean 20.11.2009 Limassol 15.12.2009 Limassol Scientist
45 MSM13-3 Eastern Mediterranean 23.10.2009 Limassol 18.11.2009 Limassol Scientist
44 POS385 Western Mediterranean 27.05.2009 Faro 16.06.2009 Toulon Scientist
43 M77/2 Off Peru 24.11.2008 Callao 27.12.2008 Guayaquil Sys-Man
42 M77/1 Off Chile 22.10.2008 Talcahuano 21.11.2008 Callao Sys-Man
41 M76/3A Pacific 06.06.2008 Walvis Bay 18.07.2008 Walvis Bay Sys-Man
40 M76/2 Pacific 13.05.2008 Walvis Bay? 05.06.2008 Walvis Bay Sys-Man
39 M75/3 Indian Ocean 25.02.2008 Dar es Salaam 01.03.2008 Durban SA Sys-Man
38 M75/2 Indian Ocean 06.02.2008 Dar es Salaam 24.02.2008 Dar es Salaam Sys-Man
37 M75/1B Indian Ocean 16.01.2008 la Reunion  05.02.2008 Dar es Salaam Sys-Man
36 M74/1 Indic 31.08.2007 Iraklion 06.10.2007 Fujairah Sys-Man
35 M72/5 Black Sea 13.05.2007 Istanbul 05.06.2007 Istanbul Sys-Man
34 M72/4 Black Sea 23.04.2007 Istanbul 12.05.2007 Istanbul Sys-Man
33 M72/1 Black Sea 02.02.2007 Istanbul 23.02.2007 Istanbul Sys-Man
32 M71/3 0 15.01.2007 Heraklion  05.02.2007 Istanbul Sys-Man
31 M70/2 Eastern Mediterranean 20.10.2006 Heraklion  24.11.2006 Heraklion  Sys-Man
30 M70/1 Adria, Mediterranean 21.09.2006 LaValetta  19.10.2006 Heraklion  Sys-Man
29 M68/3 Off Cape Verde 12.07.2006 Midelo 09.08.2006 Las Palmas GC Sys-Man
28 M68/2 Transatlantic 02.06.2006 Recife 09.07.2006 Mindelo Sys-Man
27 M67/2a Panama/Mexico 15.03.2006 Cristobal 04.04.2006 Tampico Sys-Man
26 M67/1 Chile 21.02.2006 Talcahuano 13.03.2006 Balboa Sys-Man
25 M61/2 W off Irland 05.05.2004 Cork 04.06.2004 Cork Sys-Man
24 M60/2 Transatlantic 09.12.2003 Funchal 14.01.2004 Fort de France Sys-Man
23 M60/1 Madeira 11.11.2003 Kiel 06.12.2003 Funchal Sys-Man
22 M59/3 Subpolar North Atlantic 27.08.2003 St. John's 05.10.2003 Bremerhaven Sys-Man
21 M58/1 Senegal/Kan.Insel, Spanien 22.04.2003 Dakar 04.05.2003 Las Palmas Sys-Man
20 M57/3 Namibia/Senegal 15.03.2003 Walvis Bay 16.04.2003 Dakar Sys-Man
19 M57/2 Namibia 11.02.2003 Walvis Bay 12.03.2003 Walvis Bay Sys-Man
18 M57/1 South Africa/Namibia 14.01.2003 Cape Town  08.02.2003 Walvis Bay Sys-Man
17 M56/1 Kamerun/Gabon 18.11.2002 Douala 06.12.2002 Libreville Sys-Man
16 M55 Curacao/Kamerun 13.10.2002 Willemstad 16.11.2002 Douala Sys-Man
15 M54/3B Costa Rica/Curacao 30.09.2002 Caldera 11.10.2002 Willemstad Sys-Man
14 M54/3A Costa Rica 10.09.2002 Caldera 29.09.2002 Caldera Sys-Man
13 M54/2 Costa Rica 09.08.2002 Caldera 07.09.2002 Caldera Sys-Man
12 SO163/2 Off Costa Rica 21.04.2002 0 23.05.2002 0 Sys-Man
11 SO163/1 Off Costa Rica 13.03.2002 0 20.04.2002 0 Sys-Man
10 SO162 Off South - Middle Amerika 15.02.2002 0 12.03.2002 0 Sys-Man
9 SO161/5 East Pacific 20.12.2001 0 30.01.2002 0 Sys-Man
8 SO161/1 East Pacific 09.10.2001 Antofagasta 16.10.2001 0 Sys-Man
7 SO160 Galapagos 18.09.2001 0 08.10.2001 Antofagasta Sys-Man
6 SO159 0 21.08.2001 Guayaquil 17.09.2001 Guayaquil Sys-Man
5 SO158 Galapagos 15.07.2001 Guayaquil 20.08.2001 Guayaquil Sys-Man
4 SO157 Southeast Pacific 09.06.2001 Conception 14.07.2001 Easter Island Sys-Man
3 SO156/3 Off Chile 19.04.2001 0 14.05.2001 0 Scientist
2 SO156/2 Off Chile 06.04.2001 0 18.04.2001 0 Scientist
1 SO156/1 Off Chile 29.03.2001 Valparaiso 05.04.2001 0 Scientist
               
Dockyard & Ship time for sea trial/testing/surveys
112 - Kiel/Hamburg 01.07.2014 Kiel 03.07.2014 Hamburg Sea trial
111 Heincke Helgoland/Nordsee 09.01.2014 Helgoland 10.01.2014 Helgoland Sea trial
110 Kormoran Bodensee 24.06.2013 Langenargen 26.06.2013 Langenargen Survey
109 Kormoran Bodensee 28.04.2013 Langenargen 30.04.2013 Langenargen Survey
108 - Bremerhaven 16.02.2012 Bremerhaven 16.02.2012 Bremerhaven Sea trial
107 Kormoran Lake Constance 19.04.2009 Langenargen 24.04.2009 Langenargen Survey
106 Meteor Talcahuano / Chile 01.10.2008 Talcahuano 21.10.2008 Talcahuano Dockyard
105 Meteor Cadiz 12.06.2007 Cadiz 21.07.2007 Cadiz Dockyard
104 Meteor Talcahuano 01.02.2006 Talcahuano 20.02.2006 Talcahuano Dockyard
103 Meteor Bremerhaven 05.10.2003 Bremerhaven 10.11.2003 Bremerhaven Dockyard
102 Meteor 0 27.12.2002 Cape Town  13.01.2002 Cape Town Dockyard
101 Sonne Talcahuano 31.01.2002 0 14.02.2002 0 Dockyard

 

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