Italy 2018: the wreck of U-455. Video report.

n 2018 U-Boat Malta got a chance to dive to the wreck of the mysterious U-455. Built by the Deutsche Werke AG in Kiel, the U-455 was impressively equipped with 5 torpedo tubes, two diesel engines (3200 HP), allowing her to move at speeds over 17 knots and two electric motors (720 HP). After being … Read more

Expedition plans for 2018: U-Boat Navigator heads Northeast.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]It has been a while that you’ve heard from us and there’s a good reason why. The beginning of the year turned out quite overwhelming but by now we have finally formed our plans for the expeditions that we are to hold this year. Apart from being fully loaded with filming works for various projects … Read more

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Filming in Malta

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] For the past three months our research vessel U Boat Navigator with the crew aboard, pretty much every day was working on the underwater objects in the Maltese waters. The team has been filming various wrecks for several documentary projects. Having terabytes of footage the team temporarily finished working in Malta and headed for … Read more

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Expedition to Italy 2017: Valfiorita motonave

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”3567″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]At the end of June, the U Boat Navigator has left for the Italian waters to spend time exploring the objects around the beautiful islands Capri and Sicily. Having returned back to Malta the vessel with two subs and an ROV aboard delivered some very unique footage and images. We will be sharing … Read more

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Expeditions 2017

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The busy year 2016 has gone by and it is past time we shared some plans for 2017. New year, new start, new plans.  Below we list our aimed international expeditions and projects, planned for the year 2017 in collaboration with the Underwater Research Center of Russian Geographical Society. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] HMS Olympus (N 35) … Read more

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Richie Kohler for “The mystery of Britannic” project

Recently we’ve been working on the finishing touches on the canvas of the “The mystery of Britannic” project. As we’ve mentioned before, research vessel U-Boat Navigator with her crew embarked on another month-long expedition to the Kea Channel, the place where the “Britannic”, a hospital ship of his Majesty met her destiny in 1916. For one month the crew and a team of professional divers were engaged in this extremely engrossing project. Both, Triton 3300/3 and Triton 3300/1 MD were highly involved in the process of filming the conclusive shots.