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Dive Review of Truk Aggressor II in
Micronesia/Truk Lagoon

July, 2005, an Instant Reader Report by Richard Nelson, CA, USA
Report Number 1989
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
251-500 dives
Where else diving
Palau, Fiji, Australia, PNG, Florida, Bahamas, Cozumel, Channel Islands
Closest Airport
Getting There


Dive Conditions

Water Temp
82   to 87    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
50   to 150    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
130 feet/recreational limit  
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
1 or 2 
Whale Sharks
1 or 2 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
  5 stars
Tropical Fish
4 stars  
Small Critters
  4 stars
Large Fish
3 stars  
Large Pelagics
  1 stars
Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
Boat Facilities
Overall rating for UWP's  
Shore Facilities  
Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
3 stars
5 stars
Service and Attitude
5 stars
Environmental Sensitivity  
Dive Operation
5 stars  
Shore Diving  
3 stars  

Overall Rating

Value for $$
3 stars   
5 stars    
Our third trip on this boat, and sadly the last, as it is heading to
Sulawesi. The crew (which is going with the boat) is great. Very
personable, easy-going, but still professional (and unyielding on such
issues as the occasional dive beyond the recreational limit). The food has
improved over the years; they are obviously getting better quality stuff to
start with.  Nothing fancy, but tasty and filling.
The boat itself was showing its age, such as a broken handle in the shower
in our stateroom.  But that's all scheduled to be fixed during a general
facelift when the boat moves to Indonesia.
The diving was great. The crew would guide people through the wrecks if
they wanted, and would break the group up so as not to overcrowd the
penetrations.  All very smooth.
Other than the abundance of jellyfish (always a possibility in July),
conditions were terrific.  Once we'd all found our Lycra hoods, gloves,
etc., we were OK with diving through the jellies.
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