• Short Summary

    A DEEP-DIVING BATHYSCAPH IS ON HER WAY FROM CALIFORNIA TO PROBE THE THRESHER DISASTER AREA.THE?

  • Description

    A DEEP-DIVING BATHYSCAPH IS ON HER WAY FROM CALIFORNIA TO PROBE THE THRESHER DISASTER AREA.THE BATHYSCAPH "TRIESTE" IS BEING SHIPPED FROM SAN DIEGO TO THE ATLANTIC OCEAN, 220 MILES EAST OF CAPE COD, WHERE THE NUCLEAR SUBMARINE WENT DOWN WITH 129 MEN.

    "TRIESTE", WEIGHING 70 TONS, CAN DIVE TO 35,000 FEET; THRESHER LIES IN 8,400 FEET OF WATER.NAVY OFFICIALS HOPE CLOSED-CIRCUIT TELEVISIONS PICTURES FROM "TRIESTE" WILL PROVIDE CLUES TO THRESHER'S LAST MINUTES.

    MEANWHILE, ON FRIDAY, DEBRIS FROM THE SUBMARINE WAS SHOWN IN PORTSMOUTH, NEW HAMPSHIRE, WHERE A NAVY COURT OF INQUIRY BEGAN ITS FOURTH DAY TODAY (MONDAY).MATERIAL INCLUDED AN ORANGE RUBBER GLOVE SMEARED WITH DARK PAINT, A YELLOW RUBBER GLOVE, CORK AND BOTTLES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8J12C1CD8I2NSGVRT4770CR0G
    Media URN:
    VLVA8J12C1CD8I2NSGVRT4770CR0G
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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