Jeff Bezos Lifts Apollo 11 Engines From 3 Miles Below Ocean Surface

Posted: Mar 22 2013, 4:00am CDT | by , in News | Technology News

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.

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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