AAfter days of searching for the missing Titanic submarine during a dive to see the wreck of the Titanic, the passengers have now been confirmed dead. US Coast Guard.
This conclusion was reached after the estimated oxygen in the vessel was depleted and evidence of a catastrophic implosion was found.
This video shows what an implosion (intentionally) looks like
The company that operates the submarine made its position clear in a statement released Thursday night.
“We now trust our CEO Stockton Rush, Shazada Daoud and his son Suleiman Daoud, Hamish Harding and Paul-Henri Nagiolehave sadly been lost,” declared a statement from OceanGate.
“These are true explorers, with a unique sense of adventure and a strong passion for exploring and protecting the world’s oceans.
“Our hearts go out to these five souls and every member of their family at this tragic time. We grieve the loss of the life and joy they brought to everyone they knew.”
Missing submarine’s tail cone has been found
About 1,600 feet from the bow of the wreck of the Titanic, the tail cone of the missing submarine has been found on the ocean floor.
this is confirmed Rear Admiral John Mogghe was commissioned to lead the search for submarines.
More wreckage was found nearby, and Mogg also passed US Coast Guard statement.
Mogg declared: “After consultation with the experts of Unified Command, the fragments are consistent with the catastrophic loss of the pressure chamber.”
“On behalf of the U.S. Coast Guard and the entire Unified Command, I offer my deepest condolences to the families of the victims.
“I can only imagine what this must have been like for them, and I hope this discovery provides some comfort during this difficult time.”
However, when pressed by Sky News, the rear admiral refused to confirm whether any bodies had been found.
“This is an extremely complex subsea operating environment, located more than two miles below the surface,” he concluded.
“The remotely operated vessel has been searching, it’s capable, and we’ve been able to sort parts of the Titan submersible’s pressure chamber. However, the environment on the sea floor is extremely harsh.”