South Korea has tested the system, which should help to raise from the seabed the wreck, sunk 3 years ago, which killed more than 300 people. Most of them were children. After raising the vessel, the authorities plan to locate the remains of the last nine members of the ferry.
The ferry "Sewoll" sank on April 16, 2014. 476 people were on board. 295 people of them died, mostly students, going on a tour. The cause of the crash referred to several factors, including illegal alterations of the vessel, its congestion and the lack of experience of the crew. The ship itself currently lays at a depth of about 40 meters.
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