The Worldwide Voluntary Observing Ship Scheme
The United States VOS Project Mission
VOS and TurboWin Statement
Port Meteorological Officers
VOS Ship Resource Page
Mariners Weather Log
Observing Handbook No. 1
Weather and Marine Related Links
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A 1999 VOS plaque was awarded to the Kapitan Konev for the high quality of weather observations. Pictured from left are Captain A. Maurer and 3/M B. Konev. Picture taken by PMO Pat Brandow in Seattle. The vessel was named after 3/M's grandfather who was a Captain for Fesco Lines in the 1920s and 1930s.