Monday, October 12, 2009

Tour of Titanic

An excursion to the sunken Titanic.

1) Search vehicle Argo begins a two-hour descent to the hull of the Titanic in the North Atlantic Ocean.

2) Two piston engine with a tall four-story house (one of which is shown in photo) led a movement of the screws Titanic.

3) Light submersibles Mir 2 illuminates the left anchor on the foredeck sunken Titanic.

4) In the early hours of September 1, 1985 oceanographer Robert Ballard and photographer Emory Kristof found and photographed the remains of the Titanic. Kristof and his team used an underwater search engine and towed sled with a camera in order to make more than 20 thousand staff, among whom was this picture which you can see right screw sunken ocean liner.

5) The surviving pane windows cabins Captain Edward J. Smith on the Titanic, which lies at a depth of two and a half miles (four kilometers) in the northern Atlantic Ocean.

6) Bathyscaphe Mir-1 covers the railing on the Titanic.

7) Ceramic mug and wreckage from the Titanic are on the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Newfoundland.

8) A fragment of the hull on the ocean floor.

9) hole in the right side of the hull - the cause of the appearance of which is likely to become a clash of the Titanic with an iceberg April 14, 1912. From this blow, the ship split in two and sank, killing 1.5 thousand

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