ARA San Juan

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ARA San Juan

Postby littoralcombat » 01 Dec 2017 21:46

I am sure we have all been avoiding the subject, but there is now no chance that anybody will be rescued alive from the Argentinian
Navy Submarine ARA San Juan. I invite you all to join me in paying respect to fellow human beings who have chosen a noble profession that has ultimately cost them their lives. RIP ARA San Juan.
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Re: ARA San Juan

Postby MikeJames » 02 Dec 2017 13:02

Yes, the Argentinean Navy and Government have called off the search for survivors. Even if the sub bottomed out without imploding, her oxygen reserves would have now been exhausted.

It appears from reports that something went tragically wrong on the San Juan with a flooding incident followed by what is believed to have been a hull implosion.

Being a submariner is a dangerous profession.

RIP San Juan.

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Re: ARA San Juan

Postby glenhowells » 02 Dec 2017 14:07

Yes not good news for the families and Argentina. If she did implode it would have been quick. But if she bottomed out to no your fate is near must have been very hard to stomach. RIP the sea in now your grave.

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