Interesting Ship – ‘Ile De Sein’ to recover Air France Flight 447 data recorder

© Stéphane Saissi Cable laying vessel "Ile De Sein" selected to recover Air France flight 447 data recorder This weeks interesting ship is the Ile De Sein.  Built in 2001, the vessel is owned by the telecommunications company Alcatel-Lucent and has been used for such jobs as part of a project to lay 9,000 kilometres of submarine cable between Sydney and Hawaii. Today, … [Read more...]