Navy in Washington, June 10, The first two did it 59 years ago this week: In fact, by , it funded nearly 90 percent of all U. Trieste Test Jacques Piccard, right, co-designer of the Trieste, and Ernest Virgil load iron shot ballast into the sub prior to a test descent into the Marianas Trench, Nov.
Only three people have ever made it to the Challenger Deep. Photo By: And that was it. Skip to main content Press Enter.
Cameron was the third person to reach the Challenger Deep, on March 26, , when he piloted the Deepsea Challenger. On Jan. I want to find
In fact, by , it funded nearly 90 percent of all U. Skip to main content Press Enter. In fact, to put it into perspective, think about the Titanic, which was found 12, feet below the surface of the Atlantic Ocean — nearly 2. Challenger Deep is the deepest point of the Marianas Trench.