glider in the water

UEA Glider Fleet


The Seaglider Facility has participated in more than 30 missions. The Facility was involved in projects like BoBBLE, MASSMO, OSMOSIS, AlterECO, COMPASS, and has flown gliders in the Bay of Bengal, the Southern Ocean, the Gulf of Oman, the North Sea and the North Atlantic.

Seaglider Group

The UEA Glider Group brings together researchers and technicians in a team to optimise the design and outcomes of the missions.


The staff of the Seaglider Facility carries out the refurbishment of the gliders, saving time and making the Facility more cost efficient.