missing ship in atlantic ocean Image Credit source: Twitter- @OceanGateExped
5 people who went to see the wreckage of Titanic in the Atlantic Ocean have gone missing. The submarine in which he went to see the wreckage, that submarine itself has gone missing. At present, an extensive search operation is being conducted to find these submarines. US and Canadian officials are desperately trying to find the submarine. Titanic To see the wreckage, a submarine was put in the sea on Sunday. Contact with it was lost only after 1 hour 45 minutes of diving.
The missing submarine is owned by a company named OceanGate. The submarine started its journey on 18 June. After the submersion of the submarine, contact with the Polar Prince, the ship carrying the Titanic’s wreckage location, was lost. The company says that such systems are installed in the submarine, which can give information about any danger, so that the submarine comes to the surface on time. Let us know the updates since the disappearance of the submarine.
- The missing submarine was using Elon Musk’s Starlink satellite for communication while at sea. The company had also informed about this by tweeting on June 1. Elon Musk was also thanked in this tweet.
- A massive search operation is being conducted to find the submarine. US Coast Guard Lieutenant Jordan Hart in Boston said a search and rescue operation was underway off the coast of Newfoundland, Canada. Canada is also helping to find the missing people.
- Stockton Rush, CEO and founder of OceanGate, has assured that the submarine is very strong. He says that the container in which people and oxygen are present has been prepared jointly by NASA and the University of Washington.
- British billionaire Hamish Harding has also been reported to be among the missing people in the Atlantic Ocean. He had also informed about this through a post on Facebook. He had also told that some experienced people are also included in the people going with him.
- Jenike Mikkelsen, a friend of Hamish Harding, says that he told me that it is dangerous to go on any campaign. But my biggest fear is that they were supposed to surface within a few hours, but they haven’t. This is my fear.
- French sailor Paul-Henri Nargolet is also among the missing. He has experience of working with the wreckage of Titanic. He is also adept in deep diving and driving a submarine. In 2019, he also talked about the deterioration of things in water.
- OceanGate says it is working to find the missing people safe. The company charges 2.5 lakh dollars i.e. about 2 crore rupees to take it to Titanic. The company is providing services since 2021.
- The name of the missing submarine is Titan. The company’s advisor David Concannon said that the submarine has oxygen for up to 96 hours. There was so much oxygen in it on the day of the dip, so now the oxygen is slowly getting depleted.
- The Titan submarine used to send messages to the Polar Prince ship every 15 minutes. The last message was received at 3 o’clock local time, at that time the submarine was circling over the wreckage of Titanic.
- Former British Navy officer Chris Parry says that Titan must have been a victim of a major accident. He may have been trapped in the wreckage of the Titanic. This is really scary.