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R-12 Discovery Team
The R-12 submarine was discovered October 10, 2010 by Tim Taylor aboard his Research Vessel Tiburon The work is being performed under Naval History & Heritage Command permit* and the team is dedicated to the archaeological exploration and documentation of the USS R-12 now resting in six hundred feet of water off the Florida coast.

Tim Taylor
Project LeaderProject Coordinator

Christine Dennison
Expedition LogisticsĀ  - ROV Camera Photographer

RB Havens
Vessel-ROV-AUV Engineer

Dave White
ROV Pilot

Kourosh Mahboubian

Walt StearnsKourosh Mahboubian
ROV and Film Team

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