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Jeff Bezos lifts Apollo 11 Engines from 3 miles Below Ocean Surface

Jeff Bezos revealed that his F-1 Engine Recovery project is a success.

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Jeff Bezos lifts Apollo 11 Engines from 3 miles Below Ocean Surface

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos likes to be on adventures. One of them is the Apollo F-1 engine recovery project. He now reported that they project is a success and the team has lifted F-1 engine parts from the ocean ground at 3 miles depth.

The team used remotely operated vehicles that worked at a depth of more than 14,000 feet, tethered to the ship with fiber optics for data and electric cables transmitting power at more than 4,000 volts. 

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Luigi Lugmayr (Google) is the founding chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com.

 

 

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