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Mayflower Autonomous Ship (MAS) is fully-autonomous and is the world’s first full-sized vessel to set transatlantic voyage with zero crew members.
After over 3 years of large scale renovations of the Mayflower II, the beloved ship is now ready to depart for its final voyage home to Plymouth on July 20, 2020.
Retracing the voyage of its famous 17th-century namesake vessel, the Mayflower Autonomous Ship is set to become one of the world’s first fully autonomous, unmanned vessels to cross the Atlantic.
exactEarth joins an illustrious international project team led by ProMare and its technology partner, IBM.