A huge search and rescue operation is underway off the coast of Argentina. Last Wednesday, the ARA San Juan, an Argentinian army submarine, went lacking with 44 crewmembers on board. There’s a very good probability the crew are nonetheless alive and trapped inside. Now the difficult half is discovering them. Teams from Argentina, Brazil, the US, the UK and France, amongst others, have now united to find the submarine, however there isn’t a lot time left.
The search hasn’t been helped by deceptive indicators. On Saturday, seven weak satellite tv for pc indicators probably from the stricken sub have been detected however the Argentinian navy later concluded these weren’t from the San Juan. The identical is true of noises heard by sonar within the water on Monday. It was initially thought that the sounds may need been made by submariners banging on the hull