Floating Instrument Platform - FLIP

The Floating Instrument Platform, FLIP, is a 355 foot long manned spar buoy designed as a stable research platform for oceanographic research.

FLIP is owned by the US Navy and was conceived and developed by the Marine Physical Laboratory (MPL), Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego.

Taxonomygovernment » research » U.S. Navy
NRHP classificationproperty-structure
Location32.86935043334961, -117.27133178710938
  1. Marine Physical Laboratory
Record createdApril 12, 2008
Floating Instrument Platform - FLIP