Bismarck Expeditions

Worlds Deepest Diving Manned Submersibles

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Only four manned submersibles in the world can reach the wreck of the Bismarck which is located at a depth of about 4.850 meters below the water surface. Here they are all listed together with their mother ship.
Japan Marine Science and Technology Center (JAMSTEC)
Submersible Surface Vessel
Shinkai 6500 Yokosuka
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P.P. Shirshov Institute of Oceanology of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Submersible Submersible Surface Vessel
Mir I Mir II R/V Akademik Mstislav Keldysh
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Institut français de recherche pour l'exploitation de la mer (Ifremer)
Submersible Surface Vessel Surface Vessel
Nautile N/O Nadir N/O L'Atalante
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