Ocean Infinity Confirms it Found ARA San Juan

November 17, 2018 – Ocean Infinity, the seabed exploration company, confirms that it has found ARA San Juan, the Argentine Navy submarine which was lost on 15 November 2017. In the early hours of 17 November, after two months of seabed search, Ocean Infinity located what has now been confirmed as the wreckage of the ARA San Juan. The submarine…

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ARA Argentina to Transport Supplies to Seabed Constructor in Lost Sub Search

October 14, 2018 (Google Translation) – It is at the request of the company Ocean Infinity. Also, today at 14, a crew member of the “Seabed Constructor” was disembarked in a Fennec helicopter and transferred by this means to the Navy destroyer. In navigation – The destroyer ARA “Argentina” will transport, at the request of the company Ocean Infinity, a…

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U.S. Adjusts Support to ARA San Juan Search Operations

The United States will begin to draw down operations assisting the search for the Argentine submarine A.R.A. San Juan in the South Atlantic Dec. 27, after completing its support to requests by the government of Argentina. The U.S. actively joined the Argentina-led international search efforts within 24 hours of learning of the missing submarine on Nov. 17. At its height,…

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ARA San Juan Official Update December 18th

Google Translation Buenos Aires, December 18, 2017. PRESS CAKE No. 59 SEARCH OPERATIONS OF SUBMARINE ARA “SAN JUAN” The Argentine Navy, under the Ministry of Defense, within the framework of search operations of the Submarine ARA “San Juan”, informs that the destroyer ARA “La Argentina” and the oceanographic vessel “Protector” of the United Kingdom, they find sweeping the seabed of…

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ARA San Juan Official Update December 15th

Google Translation Buenos Aires, December 15, 2017. PRESS CAKE No. 56 SEARCH OPERATIONS OF SUBMARINE ARA “SAN JUAN” The Argentine Navy, under the Ministry of Defense, within the framework of search operations of the ARA Submarine “San Juan”, informs that it is currently they find in the search area the Destroyer ARA “Argentina” and the ships oceanographic “Protector” of the…

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Russian sailors continue researching anomalies on the bottom while searching for ARA San Juan

Russian military seamen examined another underwater object in the area of searching for the Argentinian submarine San Juan. The object was located at the depth of 950-970 meters under water. It was identified as a large concrete block. Ship Islas Malvinas carrying the Pantera Plus remote control unmanned underwater system has changed her position. Currently, the ship crew and Russian…

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Argentine Navy Statement on ARA San Juan December 2

Google Translation Buenos Aires, December 2, 2017. PRESS CAKE No. 52 SEARCH OPERATIONS OF SUBMARINE ARA “SAN JUAN” The Argentine Navy, under the Ministry of Defense, within the framework of the operations of Submarine ARA search “San Juan”, informs that the contact detected on November 30 with Multihaz echo sounder by the vessel “Victor Angelescu” of the Ministry of Agribusiness,…

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US Navy Transitions to Search and Recovery in Search for ARA San Juan

Two U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon aircraft, the Submarine Rescue Chamber (SRC) and the Pressurized Rescue Module (PRM) from the Undersea Rescue Command that were assisting Argentina in the search for Argentine submarine, ARA San Juan, completed operations Nov 30. Continuing with the transition of operations to search and recovery, the U.S. Navy deployed the Cable operated Unmanned Recovery Vehicle (CURV)…

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US Deploys CURV-21 in Argentine Submarine Search

At the request of U.S. Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM), the U.S. Navy directed Supervisor of Salvage and Diving (SUPSALV) to deploy the Cable operated Unmanned Recovery Vehicle (CURV) 21 to join the search efforts for Argentine submarine, ARA San Juan. The deliberate search effort, which began Nov. 15, when the submarine went missing, recently shifted focus to undersea assets capable of…

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Argentina Calls Off Search for ARA San Juan

Google Translation Buenos Aires, November 30, 2017. PRESS CAKE No. 50 UPDATE N ° 9 CLOSURE OF THE CASE OF THE SUBMARINE ARA “SAN JUAN” The Ministry of Defense, and the Argentine Navy, as the enforcement authority of the Convention International on Maritime Search and Rescue, informs that, today, Thursday 30 November, at 4:20 p.m. declared the SAR case (Search…

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Navy Reserve Sailors Deploy for Argentine Submarine Search

U.S. Navy Reserve officers and Sailors from Navy Reserve Undersea Rescue Command and Navy Reserve Undersea Rescue Command Headquarters recently deployed on short notice orders in support of a United States Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) led submarine rescue mission. Leveraging their expertise in numerous areas, the Sailors were divided into two teams to support the mission and join in the search…

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US Navy URC Standing by for ARA San Juan

COMODORO RIVADAVIA, Argentina (Nov. 20, 2017) Argentine rescue commanders discuss current operations with U.S. Navy Cmdr. Michael Eberlein, commanding officer of Undersea Rescue Command (URC). URC is based in San Diego and is mobilizing two rescue assets to assist in search and rescue efforts for the Argentine navy submarine ARA San Juan (S-42). (U.S. Navy photo/Released)

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ARA San Juan Update November 22

Google Translation Buenos Aires, November 22, 2017. PRESS CAKE NO. 46 UPDATE N ° 5 SEARCH AND RESCUE OPERATIONS OF SUBMARINE ARA “SAN JUAN” The Argentine Navy, under the Ministry of Defense, reports that in the framework of search operations of the ARA Submarine “San Juan”, the Training Command and Army Enlistment (COAA) continues with the best use of all…

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