The search service was working in the area where the Indonesian submarine went missing this week, More than 50 people on board According to the armed forces, they found several objects that were attributed to the pressure loss on the ship.
On Wednesday, the Indonesian Navy reported that losing contact versus KRI Nanggala-402, About 95 kilometers north of Bali, there are 53 people on board. This is a race against time, because it is estimated that the staff did not have oxygen until this Saturday morning.
The head of the armed forces, Hadi Tjahjanto, explained: “These objects were found. Near the last sub position“It is believed that they came from him. According to the agency, they included a bottle of lubricant and a device for protecting torpedoes. DPA.
Another police officer, Yudo Margono, agreed that they could not be objects on another ship and explained that after collecting evidence in the last few hours, Consider the submarine “sinking”. According to the report, its depth is 850 meters, which makes any evacuation operations “very dangerous” and “highly difficult” Jakarta Globe.
At that depth, the ship She’s not ready to take the pressure -Theoretically it can submerge 500 meters-but the armed forces have not announced the death of the crew. Yudo assured us that some crew members could have isolated themselves in rooms that are still intact.
A naval ship from Austria and an aircraft from the United States joined Trace operation, Dozens of Indonesian ships have participated, and other countries in the region (such as Singapore, Malaysia and India) have also helped.