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Officers were able to find Thota after days of searching by using side-scan sonar equipment and underwater cameras.
The Sandusky Fire Department's dive team used side-scan sonar, but was unable to find the man.
With its side-scan sonar, the Remus 6000 is capable of mapping over 100 square kilometers per deployment.
Last Sunday, the survey ship Fugro Equator used multi-beam echo sounder, side-scan sonar and an underwater drone to survey the seabed, locating an object of interest.
Using multi-beam and side-scan sonar readings, and video, the Navy’s maritime archaeologists expect to get a fuller picture of the holes in the hull.
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