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South Korea / Ferryboat Sinking / ROVs / A Discussion #1064057

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Boston: Randi Kaye) The use of mini remotely operated vehicles to search around sunken ships like the South Korean ferryboat featured; scenes shown of the devices operating. [ROV pilot Rhonda MENEES‡- shows how the ROV operates.] The ROV function and what it could do with the Korean ferry discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with cargo ship captain James Staples, Security Dynamics LLC president Kim Petersen and former Navy SEAL Brandon Webb† about the ferry. [WEBB - talks about the ROV capabilities with the sunken ferry, the diving conditions.] [STAPLES - offer view on the captain and crew.] [PETERSEN - talks about what the ROV can/cannot do.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Kaye, Randi

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