Indonesian government It was confirmed that the 53 crew members of the submarine died this Sunday and disappeared in northern Bali last Wednesday., It was found that it was divided into three parts with a depth of more than 800 meters.
This tragedy has exacerbated many accidents that have occurred throughout the history of using the submersible, 2017 latest Argentina, Of which 44 crew members died.
These are the most tragic events in the ocean since the submarine disappeared.
In 2019, 14 crew members of a Russian nuclear submarine died Inhaling toxic fumes after the Barents Sea fire, In the Arctic Ocean. Although the Russian government did not provide details, local media said that this is a submarine named “Losharik” that can dive to a depth of more than 900 meters.
In recent years, the most conciliatory case is the ARA San Juan case of the Argentine army. Disappeared in 2017 after conducting military exercises. In this case, 44 people died in the submarine.
The search for ARA San Juan has been around for a long time, A year later, they met on the Valdes Peninsula, Nearly 900 meters deep.
According to subsequent investigations, the incident was caused by “Invalidation of the commander And budget constraints. “
In 2000, the Russian nuclear submarine Kursk sank After allegedly exploding several torpedoes they carried. Like Losharik, the incident occurred in the Barents Sea.
This tragedy has huge geopolitical connotations because The Russian government blamed the incident on a collision with a U.S. submarine, The United States refused.
There are also some diving tragedies in the United States. The one that suffered the most was the nuclear submarine Pogu in 1963. 129 crew members killed while sailing in the Atlantic.
An investigation committee concluded that certain silver solders were defective and One of the internal valves burst, causing a flood in the engine room And lead to electrical failure in the refrigeration system of the paralyzed propeller.
Another submarine that dived into the sea is the USS Scorpion. Killed 99 crew members in 1968. Since the submarine has not yet been found, what happened to the submarine remains a mystery.
In Spain, one of the most famous cases is the Soviet submarine K-8, Several fires inside killed 52 crew members near the Bay of Biscay in 1970.
The submarine is said to Contains nuclear weapons After some military exercises, he returned home.
In February 1968, when the Soviet Union was on a patrol, the K-129 submarine radioed to the surface and reported that everything was fine. This was the last time I heard from it. Its 98 crew.