Navy Ship Hmas Ocean Shield

News about "Navy Ship Hmas Ocean Shield"

Hunt for missing plane...
April 04, 2014

the first time as the battery life of the cockpit data recorder dwindles. Australian authorities said the so-called Towed Pinger Locator will be pulled behind navy ship HMAS Ocean Shield, searching a converging course on a 240 km track with British hydrographic survey ship HMS Echo. “The area of highest probability as to where the aircraft might have entered the water is the area where the underwater search will commence,” Retired Air...

All related news

Biggest search yet for Malaysian jet in Indian Ocean
April 05, 2014
Locator will be pulled behind navy ship HMAS Ocean Shield, searching a converging course on a 240-km (150-mile) track with British hydrographic survey ship HMS Echo. Experts have warned the Towed Pinger Locator may be of little use unless investigators can get a much better idea of exactly where the plane went into the water, because its limited range...
All related news
Chinese ship hears a 'ping' that it thinks could be the...
April 06, 2014
said the so-called Towed Pinger Locator will be pulled behind navy ship HMAS Ocean Shield, searching a converging course on a 150-mile track with British hydrographic survey ship HMS Echo. Experts have warned the Towed Pinger Locator may be of little use unless investigators can get a much better idea of exactly where the plane went into the water,...
All related news
Chinese patrol ship picks up 'pulse signal' in search...
April 05, 2014
a locator beacon that transmits "pings" when underwater, but its batteries may only last 30 days. Australian authorities said the so-called Towed Pinger Locator will be pulled behind navy ship HMAS Ocean Shield, searching a converging course on a 240-km (150-mile) track with British hydrographic survey ship HMS Echo. Experts have warned the...
All related news
Hunt for Malaysian plane...
April 04, 2014

PERTH (Reuters) - The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in remote seas off Australia headed underwater on Friday, with a U.S. Navy high tech "black box" locator deployed for the first time as the battery life of the cockpit data recorder dwindles. Australian authorities said the so-called Towed Pinger Locator will be pulled behind navy ship HMAS Ocean Shield, searching a converging course on a 240 km (150 miles) track with...

All related news

Malaysia Airlines MH370: Underwater search for missing plane...
April 07, 2014
The Towed Pinger Locator will be pulled behind Australian navy ship HMAS Ocean Shield as searchers race against the dwindling battery life of the cockpit data recorder. The vessel will search a converging course on a 150 mile track along with British hydrographic survey ship HMS Echo, which also has underwater search gear on board.  However,...
All related news