22 April 2021

Search underway for Indonesian submarine thought to have sunk too deep Search underway for Indonesian submarine thought to have sunk too deep | Euronews

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A search is underway for an Indonesian submarine that is thought to have sunk too deep to retrieve. There are 53 people on board the sub, which was taking part in a training exercise off the coast of Bali when it missed a scheduled reporting call. Indonesia’s navy ships and rescue ships from neighbouring countries are looking for the vessel, but the navy said it believes it may have sunk to a depth of 600-700 metres - much deeper than its collapse depth which is estimated at 200 metres, [...]