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Mission Dates

Mission 1 June 26 - July 7, 2019 Full
Mission 2 July 4 - 14, 2019 Full
Mission 3 July 11 - 21, 2019 Full
Mission 4 July 18 - 28, 2019 Full
Mission 5 July 25 - August 4, 2019 Limited
Mission 6 August 1 - 12, 2019 Limited

Each mission is limited to 9 Mission Specialists. Please call 425-595-6343 for availability and crew application.

Mission Specialist Support Fee

$105,129 per person

This is equivalent to the cost of First Class passage ($4,350) on Titanic’s inaugural sailing after adjusting for inflation.

To Join the Expedition

  • Review the eligibility requirements below.
  • Submit an Application Request on this page.
  • Your Application Request will be reviewed by the OceanGate Expeditions crew and, if appropriate, we will provide a link to the actual Crew Application.
  • Your Crew Application will be reviewed by our Expedition Leader and crew, with a follow up call scheduled to answer any questions and confirm your participation

Mission Specialist Requirements

  • Be able to board small boats (Zodiacs) in rough seas.
  • Be at least 18 years of age at the time the expedition commences.
  • Be comfortable in dynamic environments where plans and timetables may change.
  • Can demonstrate basic balance, mobility and flexibility (i.e. climb a 6 foot step ladder, carry 20 lbs., etc.)
  • Be able to live aboard a research class expedition vessel with the operations crew for seven nights.
  • Be able to complete a required one-day Helicopter Underwater Egress Training (HUET)
  • Have a valid passport and can legally travel to/from Canada