Horizon Spirit Container Ship

Equipment for measuring clouds, aerosols, precipitation, and solar energy were securely fastened to the top of an AMF2 operations container on the Horizon Spirit at the Port of Los Angeles. Image courtesy of the US Department of Energy Office of Science.



  • Horizon Spirit
  • SeaTainer unit
  • Horizon Spirit radar
  • stabilisation platform
  • AMF2 operations container
  • weather balloons