China's submersible Jiaolong reaches 5,188-meter in test dive

08:17, July 29, 2011      

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Photo taken on July 28, 2011 shows the submersible Jiaolong. The Chinese manned deep-sea submersible Jiaolong returned to its attendant ship at about 12 p.m. Thursday Beijing time after reaching a depth of 5,188 meters in its third test dive in the morning. The submersible took photos, shot video, and made a topography scan at the ocean floor in the eastern Pacific for about 3.5 hours. (Xinhua/China Ocean Mineral Resources Research and Development Association)
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