OceanGate’s Submersible Tragedy: Lessons for High-Risk Environments

Why the Titan submersible was doomed from the start

OceanGate Expeditions has released a photograph showcasing the Titan, a submersible vessel utilized for exploring the wreckage site of the Titanic. Recently, a global fleet of ships and airplanes embarked on a time-sensitive mission across the open seas. Their objective was to locate the missing submersible, which disappeared in the North Atlantic while transporting five individuals to the depths of the Titanic’s remains. This event occurred on Tuesday, June 20, 2023. The provided photo originates from OceanGate Expeditions and is distributed through AP.