FOUND! The Killed in Action crew of the Aichi D3A1 “Val” of Papua New Guinea

By Pierre Kosmidis Rod Pearce has dedicated his time and efforts finding underwater aircraft wrecks and seeking closure to the families of hundreds -if not thousands- of Missing in Action (MIA) airmen from all nations that fought during World War Two. Rod has been diving in Papua New Guinea for 40 years and is credited […]

The WW2 shipwrecks that disappeared: Underwater explorer Kevin Denlay’s interview on the lost fleet of the Pacific – PART 2

By Pierre Kosmidis – August 2017 Photos by Kevin Denlay (unless otherwise noted) Historical Photos: Kevin Denlay Collection READ PART ONE OF KEVIN DENLAY’S UNDERWATER EXPLORATIONS: WW2 Shipwreck exploration by Kevin Denlay: “Going back in time and bringing the ships back to life” – PART 1 Kevin Denlay is a pioneer in underwater exploration and has witnessed […]

Help us solve the mystery of this 3D photogrammetry wreck in Truk lagoon

By Pierre Kosmidis 3D photogrammetry submitted by Mike Perrin and used by permission The Asian Research Institute of Underwater Archaeology are trying to figure out this wreck in Truk Lagoon. The  Asian Research Institute of Underwater Archaeology managed to do a 3D photogrammetry on her and get the contours clear. There is a mystery as […]