Ohio Billionaire Shares Titanic Travel Plans After Titan Implosion


Larry Connor, an Ohio billionaire, has shared his plans to journey to the shipwreck of the Titanic nearly a 12 months after the Titan submersible implosion.

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More Details On The Ohio Billionaire Larry Connor’s Goal

According to the New York Post, the actual property investor shared his plans to plunge to the depths of the Titanic whereas talking with the Wall Street Journal in an interview revealed on Sunday, May 26.

Connor defined that he and Patrick Lahey, the co-founder of Triton Submarines, plan to take the dive in a “two-person submersible.” The outlet provides that Lahey designed the submersible, which is price $20 million and might make the voyage “repeatedly.”

“I want to show people worldwide that while the ocean is extremely powerful, it can be wonderful and enjoyable and really kind of life-changing if you go about it the right way,” Connor instructed the outlet, per the New York Post.

According to the outlet, Connor urged Lahey to construct the design simply days after OceanGate’s submersible, Titan, imploded underwater in June 2023. At the time, the passengers on the submersible have been additionally en path to the Titanic’s shipwreck.

“[He said], ‘You know, what we need to do is build a sub that can dive to [Titanic-level depths] repeatedly and safely and demonstrate to the world that you guys can do that,’ and that Titan was a contraption,” Lahey instructed the Wall Street Journal.

The New York Post studies that Connor and Lahey have but to publicly share their voyage date.

Social Media Shares Reactions

Social media customers reacted to Connor and Lahey’s plans in The Shade Room’s remark part.

Instagram person @ryan.james wrote, These folks be so rich and bored.”

While Instagram person @tmoney_tywaun added, they ain’t learn the first time 😭”

Instagram person @mario.alom wrote, Here they go again”

While Instagram person @keepupwit.chels added, So we ain’t learned from oceangate?”

Instagram person @patrickcloud wrote, Why do we keep having to go through this”

While Instagram person @pictureperfect._35 added,My mama always told me ‘some people have so much money it drive em crazy’. Boy was she right!!”

Instagram person @nesss.aa wrote, Let me hold you money till you come back I got you”

While Instagram person @bodyby_z added,Thats just a lavish expensive way to unalive himself”

Instagram person @indeskribeabull wrote,Y’all don’t learn lol”

While Instagram person @arinthewoods added, 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂 MAN if yall don’t leave the titanic alone , them dead folks don’t wanna see yall”

Here’s What Happened To The Titan Submersible Last Year

As The Shade Room beforehand reported, OceanGate’s Titan submersible was reported lacking after it descended into the ocean on June 18, 2023, in the hunt for the Titanic’s shipwreck.

On June 20, 2023, it was reported that 5 individuals — together with the corporate’s CEO — have been on board the sub, which misplaced sign within the Atlantic Ocean. Additionally, the seek for the group was dire as their oxygen ranges within the sub have been dwindling.

By June 29, 2023, the U.S. Coast Guard reportedly discovered “presumed human remains” together with the sub’s wreckage and decided that the Titan imploded underwater.

Ultimately, OceanGate suspended all additional explorations with its submarines on July 6, 2023, per The Shade Room.

As of Tuesday, May 28, the corporate’s official web site states that “all exploration and commercial operations” stay suspended.

RELATED: UPDATE: OceanGate Suspends All Operations Following Titan Submersible Implosion


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