The Bathyscaphe Trieste

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Lieutenant Don Walsh, USN, and Jacques Piccard in the bathyscaphe TRIESTE.
Location: Marianas Trench
Photo Date: 1960
Image ID: ship3224, NOAA Ship Collection
Photographer: Archival Photography by Steve Nicklas, NOS, NGS

Trieste was a Swiss-designed deep-diving research bathyscaphe ("deep boat") with a crew of two people, which reached a record-breaking depth of about 10,900 metres (35,761 ft), in the deepest part of any ocean on earth, the Challenger Deep in the Mariana Trench, in 1960. The dive has never been repeated, and currently no crewed or uncrewed craft exists capable of reaching such depth.

The Bathyscaphe Trieste
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