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Dive Review of Aggressor Fleet/Thailand Aggressor in
Thailand/two weeks in the Andaman Sea

Aggressor Fleet/Thailand Aggressor: "Couldn't Be Much Better", Apr, 2015,

by Lee and Nancy Skinner, IL, US (Reviewer Reviewer 4 reports with 3 Helpful votes). Report 8735 has 1 Helpful vote.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving In late October Nancy & I reached over 2100 dives: nearly all the Caribbean, Micronesia, Coral Sea, and much of Asia, including two trips to Raja Ampat
Closest Airport Phuket Getting There Various airlines connect to this major hub. Easy planning.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas calm
Water Temp 82 to 86 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 70 to 120 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions 100' depth limits; 45 minutes minimum on night dive for the air guzzlers; computers required and no diving after drinking, of course; chance to use EPERBS
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins 1 or 2 Whale Sharks 1 or 2
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 5 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 5 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Large camera tables and great crew handling of cameras. Crew was knowledgeable and very helpful if camera help was desired. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
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Comments Nancy & I booked two successive weeks that toured north then south in the Andaman Sea. We booked this since the previous August we had spent a week on this Aggressor during its weeks operating from Pulau Weh. Don't bother looking up a future trip there since the Thailand Aggressor finished its last stint there this summer, we heard. But I mention this trip since the experience was so superb that we booked the two in the Andaman Sea. (I apologize for not having reviewed the 2014 trip.)
The superlatives were many: the crew--including Tiu the captain--helped us before and after every dive, attending to every ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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