The wreck was discovered in 1985, thousands of meters deep in the Atlantic.
the ocean liner Titanic is located at 3,800 meters deep at the bottom of the Atlantic, about 600 km off the coast of Newfoundland, Canada.
The luxurious ocean liner sank after colliding with an iceberg on its maiden voyage from the English city of Southampton to New York in April 1912.
Of the 2,224 passengers and crew aboard the ship, the world’s largest ocean liner at the time it was chartered, more than 1,500 died.
Of the 2,200 passengers and crew on board, more than 1,500 died.
Its wreckage has been the subject of extensive exploration since it was first discovered in 1985 some 400 miles off the coast of Canada, but cameras were never able to cture the ship in its entirety until a discovery was filed this year. incredible reconstruction of the ship, made through the taking of hundreds of thousands of photogrhs of the remains.
This reconstruction was carried out in 2022 by the underwater mping company Magellan Ltd and by Atlantic Productions, which is making a documentary on the project.
Several remote-controlled submersibles from a specialized ship spent more than 200 hours surveying the wreckage of the Titanic at the bottom of the Atlantic, taking more than 700,000 images to create the scanner.
a lost submarine
In the most recent expedition to see its remains, a submersible with five people on board dispeared in the Atlantic, the company OceanGate Expeditions reported on Monday.
The British channel BBC and the American S were the first to report the dispearance of the submarine and the ongoing search and rescue operations.
OceanGate Expeditions, a company that organizes this type of expedition, confirmed this Monday in a statement that his submarine was the one that had dispeared and explained that they were doing everything they could to bring the crew back.
“Our full attention is on the submarine crew members and their families,” OceanGate Expeditions said in its statement.
The company said it has had “extensive assistance” from various government agencies and from other companies to try Reestablish contact with the submarine.
OceanGate Expeditions is the only company that has a submarine, called “Titan” who is able to reach the bottom of the ocean to see the wreckage of the Titanic up close. The submarine used by that company usually has a crew of five people.
The company had recently announced on its website and social networks that there was an expedition “underway” to see the remains of the Titanic.
On June 14, the company said on Twitter that it was using the communications company Starlink to keep the line of communication open with the expedition heading to the Titanic.
On the company’s website, seven-day voyages to see the wreckage of the Titanic are advertised for about $250,000.