A latest updates sorrunding Missing Titanic Submarine with five people on boards Run Out Of Oxygen. The US Coast Guard predicted the oxygen supply in the Titan submersible would run out at 12.08pm UK time today.
The vessel, named Titan, lost communication with tour operators on Sunday while about 435 miles south of St John’s, Newfoundland, during a voyage to the Titanic shipwreck off the coast of Canada.
Ships, planes and underwater craft have been deployed to the area with rescuers searching a remote part of the Atlantic Ocean more than twice the size of the US state of Connecticut in waters as deep as 4,020m (13,200ft).
According to OceanGate, Titan’s operator, the 6.7m-long (22ft) OceanGate Expeditions vessel which has British billionaire adventurer Hamish Harding on board, has a 96-hour oxygen supply in case of emergencies.
Also in the undersea craft are British businessman Shahzada Dawood, his son Suleman Dawood – who is a student at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, OceanGate’s US-based chief executive and founder Stockton Rush and French submersible pilot Paul-Henri Nargeolet.
Missing titanic submarine oxygen countdown
OceanGate Expeditions, which operates the Titan sub and whose CEO, Stockton Rush, is aboard the missing vessel, told the Coast Guard on Sunday evening that the vehicle was equipped with only 96 hours of oxygen, with the timer running out around 7:08 a.m. Thursday.
Titanic submarine how much air left
Titanic submarine, Titan submersible has run out at air (oxygen) on Thursday 22nd June 2023 at 12.08pm GMT
Titanic submarine missing live update
The status of the five passengers aboard the ill-fated trip remains unclear as US and Canadian officials work around the clock to attempt to locate the missing Titan sub 900 miles east of Cape Cod.