Deep-sea explorer completes 1st trip
The Chinese deep-sea research ship returned to its home port in Shanghai after finishing a 74-day scientific research trip to the South Pacific. The vessel is the mother ship for
a manned submersible capable of diving to 11,000 meters. During its 9,000 nautical-mile maiden voyage, the vessel traveled across the South China Sea and the Pacific Ocean to theNewBritainVol. 36 — No. Trench, 10978 which is more than 8,000 meters deep in the Solomon Sea near PapuaNewGuinea.
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