Stormy weather hampers search for Argentinian submarine
21 November, 2017, 01:20 | Author: Kim Reid
The pioneering submariner had been aboard the ARA San Juan - the newest of the three operated by the Argentine navy - when it made the same trip from Ushuaia, the southernmost city in the world, to Mar del Plata previous year without incident, her sister said.
Gonzalez said the navy had intensified an aerial hunt off the country's southern Atlantic coast after adverse weather conditions spurred waves up to 26 feet (8 meters) and made a maritime search hard.
Satellite calls that had raised hopes of finding an Argentine submarine that has been lost at sea for five days did not come from the 44 crew members on board, Argentina's navy said Monday, complicating an global rescue effort that has already been hindered by stormy weather.
Speaking of a "communication failure", the navy said the submarine is not considered lost, while Balbi denied a report that there may have been a fire onboard.
"It's dependent upon the last time they actually recharged their batteries, how long ago they refreshed the air, what's inside the submarine", former U.S. Navy diver and submariner William Craig Reed toldCNN.
York Salvation Army kicks off Red Kettle Campaign
Funding for the Salvation Army Cortland Center's First Annual Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway was provided by the Ralph R. Other donations will be collected in red kettles by bell ringers at retail locations around North Platte.
A search of 80 percent of the area initially targeted for the operation turned up no sign of the vessel on the ocean surface, he said, but the crew should have ample supplies of food and oxygen.
The calls "did not correspond to the satellite phone of the submarine San Juan", Balbi said.
U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) directed the deployment of this equipment and personnel to Argentina to support the country's request for worldwide assistance aimed at locating the missing submarine and crew.
The sub was heading from a base in southern Argentina's Tierra del Fuego archipelago to Mar del Plata.
Specialist underwater rescue equipment has arrived in Argentina from the United States and more boats and planes have also joined the search, which has been hampered by heavy winds and high waves. The submarine also has an emergency position-indicating radio beacon (EPIRB) and a satellite communications buoy that can be deployed if the vessel is in distress.
The ARA San Juan was returning from a routine mission to Ushuaia, near the southern-most tip of South America, towards Mar del Plata.
"Right now, signal analysis is under way, but so far the current data could not generate useful information to locate the submarine", said Enrique Balbi, Argentina's Navy spokesman.
The government on Sunday said it could not confirm that the attempts had come from the ARA San Juan.
The Argentine military has also been working with a U.S. company that specializes in satellite communication to determine the location of the submarine. He said similar conditions were expected for the next two days.
She went on to pick the "Miss Haryana" title in April this year followed by the coveted Femina Miss India title in June this year. Manushi Chillar topped out of the final top five contestants from England, France, Kenya and Mexico.
She has competed in 189 NASCAR races but never found Victory Lane, her best result was a sixth at Atlanta in 2014. Patrick's retirement is another major change in the landscape of NASCAR following this season.
The Bills responded back in a major way, as running back LeSean McCoy on two plays was responsible for Buffalo's tying touchdown. NOTES: Bills WR Kelvin Benjamin (knee) was injured on his lone reception of the game in the first quarter and didn't return.
NDP House Leader Gilles Bisson said the government has the tools to pass the legislation over the weekend. Lavoie said she was also anxious about how her course material can be condensed to finish the semester.
He was hit hard by Wisconsin linebacker Andrew Van Ginkel after releasing a third-down pass and needed to be carted off the field. For a team that has earned its reputation as reliable and boring this year, No. 5 Wisconsin sure can flip a game in a hurry.
We covered this in our Shadow Of War Expansion Pass Content Detailed article, where you can find more detailed info. Though the Slaughter Tribe DLC costs money, the endless Shadow Wars will come as a free update alongside it.
Speaking with reporters in Alabama, Ivey said she has "no reason to disbelieve" the women who have accused Moore of sexual abuse. Roy Moore has been in public service for decades, and the accusations did not arise until a month before the election.
If HomePod isn't shipping by March we may be waiting until late June before it shows up on store shelves. If you were planning on purchasing the Apple HomePod next month, you are going to have to wait.
AC/DC Guitarist Malcolm Young is Dead at 64
Legendary singer Bon Scott, who spit out the growling vocals that are still iconic today died in 1980 after a drinking binge. It was later revealed he had been diagnosed for dementia. "His loyalty to the fans was unsurpassed", he wrote.
Apple delays the HomePod speaker until 2018
Amazon invented the category in 2015 with the Echo, and there are now similar options available from Google, Microsoft and Sonos. Although Siri was early to the voice assistant party, the company is late to the smart speaker trend.
AAA: 2017 to have most Thanksgiving travelers in 12 years
Prices this year are likely to be the highest since 2014, but should be lower than what motorists were paying earlier this month. A robust U.S. economy is driving across-the-board travel this season, according to the 115-year-old automobile association.
Judge tells critics of his sex post: Lighten up
While O'Neill corrected the post to remove the mention of Taft, his original post was preserved for all eternity by a screenshot. He did amend his post to take out details of a few of the more than 50 lovers he claims, but says his post wasn't inappropriate.
Police Arrested Mother in Case of Sherin Mathews Dead
He says he told Sini to come with him, and she voluntarily went to dinner with him, knowing Sherin would be left alone. According to police documents, he said she started choking, "coughing and her breathing slowed".
George Clooney Headed to TV for World War II Drama
Co-written by Luke Davies and David Michôd, who also will executive produce, the adaptation is set in Italy during World War II. Clooney will be directing and starring in a miniseries adaptation of Catch-22 from Paramount TV and Anonymous Content.