The Japanese SRS is highly capable system and consists of two Deep Submergence Rescue Vehicles each with a dedicated MOSHIP
The system is not air transportable and is limited in area of operations by the speed and range of the MOSHIPs.
Figure 1: AS CHIYODA
Deep Diving System (DDS)
Figure 2,3: ASR CHIHAYA
The rescue ships are highly capable. There sea keeping abilities are enhanced by dynamic positioning systems.
Figure 4: JMSDF DSRV
|Speed||3 Knots (4 Knots Max but only for 5 mins)|
Three TV cameras
|Dimensions||12.4 x 3.2 x 4.3m|