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The recent Titan disaster, in which five passengers died during a deep-sea dive, has raised questions about the submersible's design and lack of certification.
Former pilot loses control of Titan submersible, putting passengers' lives at risk prior to the tragic dive
In a recent interview, Shahzada Dawood's wife speaks about how the final moments of the passengers on the Titanic sub looked like
Published on Jul 03, 2023 10:12 AM IST
A total of five people on the Titan died in an implosion last week. The vessel was diving at 13,000 feet to view the shipwreck of the passenger liner Titanic.
Titan submersible's disappearance in Atlantic Ocean on Sunday, had promoted authorities to launch a rescue mission, involving resources from four countries.
Published on Jun 26, 2023 07:34 PM IST
AP | | Posted by Nisha Anand
Uncover the controversy surrounding Roblox games inspired by the OceanGate submersible accident
Twitter users have found an eerie resemblance with the recent Titan submersible mishap to one of the scenes in James Cameron's film The Abyss.
Titanic director James Cameron's striking observations on the uncanny similarities between the Titanic disaster and the tragic deaths in submersible Titan.
During search for the missing Titan, the debris discovery indicated a rapid breakup of the submersible, experts said.
Nargeolet said she was confident her father, French oceanographer Paul-Henri Nargeolet, would have managed the situation well.
Published on Jun 22, 2023 10:42 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Nisha Anand
Search and rescue efforts continue to find the missing Titan submersible.
Published on Jun 22, 2023 10:19 PM IST
Submersibles have a smaller crew or be operated remotely and are usually meant for scientific purposes.
As the world remains captivated by the ongoing Titanic submersible tragedy, delve into the unexpected surge of interest in the indie game 'Iron Lung,
Even those who expressed optimism warned about obstacles: from pinpointing vessel’s location, to reaching it with rescue equipment, to bringing it to surface.
Published on Jun 22, 2023 01:26 PM IST
The 21-foot (6.5-meter) tourist craft lost communication with its mothership less than two hours into its trip to see the remains of the Titanic.
Published on Jun 22, 2023 10:20 AM IST
A submarine expert has claimed that the ‘banging’ sound picked up by sonar amid a search for the missing submersible in 30-minute intervals is “encouraging”
Updated on Jun 22, 2023 07:11 AM IST
Discover the latest updates on the search for a missing submersible near the Titanic wreck. Sings of life spotted, raising hopes.
According to the US coast guards, the submersible has enough oxygen to last the five people on board for 96 hours.
Addressing a press conference, the US coast guard said that the vessel was designed with 96 hours of sustainment capability if there was an emergency on board.
The missing Titanic tourist submersible was carrying one pilot and four passengers, including British billionaire Hamish Harding.
The preliminary agreement will be signed in the presence of Germany's defence minister Boris Pistorius who arrived in New Delhi Tuesday for a two-day visit
Published on Jun 06, 2023 02:52 PM IST
The sixth submarine of Project-75 commenced its sea trials on May 18.
Updated on May 19, 2023 11:41 AM IST
PTI | | Posted by Sreelakshmi B
North Korea fired multiple cruise missiles off its east coast on Wednesday as its rivals South Korea and the United States held joint military exercises, the South Korean military said.
Published on Mar 23, 2023 04:26 AM IST
In the backdrop of the expansion of the Chinese Navy and its belligerence in the Indo-Pacific, India is looking to upgrade its submarine deterrence in synergy with its QUAD partners.
The newly commissioned submarine took her maiden sea sortie in February last year, marking the commencement of sea trials.
The missile was tested with a predetermined range and hit the target area in the Bay of Bengal with high accuracy.
Published on Oct 14, 2022 06:07 PM IST
Written by Lingamgunta Nirmitha Rao | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar
South Korean Daewoo and Spanish Navantia have proven air independent propulsion technology and are willing to build long endurance submarines under strategic partnership model with Indian MDL and L&T defence majors.
Rajnath Singh flew the sortie on Tuesday hours after he launched two frontline warships of the Indian Navy at the Mazagon Docks Limited in Mumbai.
Earlier this week the French company said it would be unable to participate in India's P-75I submarine project because of conditions related to the DRDO's AIP system
Kalvari-class diesel-electric attack submarines have been constructed with technology transfer from French firm Naval Group under a ₹23,562-crore programme called Project 75, and four of them have already been commissioned into the navy. A fifth submarine, Vagir, is currently undergoing sea trials.