February 2021

MAUNA KEA

The first “full ascent” of Mauna Kea from its base on the sea floor to its summit – a distance higher than Mt. Everest.

March 2021

Challenger Deep

Dives to the world’s deepest point, bringing the total number of crewed descents to 16  – including R. Garriott, M. Dubno, and N. Yamase

March 2021

Philippine Trench

The first crewed descent to the third deepest trench on Earth and first Filipino to Emden Deep.

March 2021

SAMAR BATTLEFIELD

Confirmation of the hull of the USS Johnston in the Philippine Sea, during the deepest wreck dives in history.

March 2021

“ANZAC” Dive

The first Australian and New Zealander to reach full-ocean-depth at Challenger Deep.

April 2021

Mariana Trench

Continued scientific dives in the Challenger and Sirena Deeps, sponsored by explorer Larry Connor.

The Making of Limiting Factor

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ESRI STORY MAPS


Enjoy the stories behind Caladan Oceanic’s 2021 Expeditions with these incredible, media-rich and interactive storyboards created by our friends at ESRI. They chronicle the team’s discoveries, along with the technological power and human spirit that make it possible.

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AVAILABLE FOR ACQUISITION


FOR SALE: Hadal Exploration System is now available for purchase. The package comprises the Full Ocean Depth-rated submersible Limiting Factor; the support ship Pressure Drop, a Full Ocean Depth Kongsberg EM124 sonar, three Full Ocean Depth science landers, and ancillary support craft, equipment, and spares.

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Previous Expeditions

Five Deeps Expedition

The first manned Expedition to deepest point in each of the world’s five oceans.

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Titanic Expedition

The first dives to Titanic for 14 years and the first to record the wreck in 4K Ultra-High Definition

NATGEO: Mission Titanic

Relive The Five Deeps Expedition