The ship, named after the German Fluid Mechanics Engineer “Ludwig Prandtl” (1875-1953), first entered service in 1983. It is a shallow draft research vessel operating in the North Sea, Baltic Sea and the tidal areas of the big north German rivers. The refurbishment in the SET shipyard in Tangermünde on the Elbe started in October … Continue reading RESEARCH SHIP “LUDWIG PRANDTL”