- CNTV English - CCTV News

Scubster- World's first pedal-boat submarine unveiled in France

07-30-2010 14:18 BJT

Stephane Rousson, chief designer of the Scubster submarine, a pedal-powered personal wet sub, is seen underwater during testing in Villefranche sur Mer, southeastern France, July 28, 2010. Rousson will attend the upcoming International Submarine Race in Bethesda in Maryland, U.S, June 2011. The streamlined carbon fiber Scubster, build by Rousson, moves up to the desired 10kph (6.2mph) speed, and 5 meters (16 feet) in the depths of the sea. Scubster team will take part in next year's International Submarine Race, which is scheduled to be held at the Naval Surface Warfare Center-Carderock Division, Bethesda, Maryland between June 27 and July 1, 2011. (Photo Source:
Stephane Rousson, chief designer of the Scubster submarine, a pedal-powered personal 
wet sub, is seen underwater during testing in Villefranche sur Mer, southeastern 
France, July 28, 2010. Rousson will attend the upcoming International Submarine Race 
in Bethesda in Maryland, U.S, June 2011. The streamlined carbon fiber Scubster, build
by Rousson, moves up to the desired 10kph (6.2mph) speed, and 5 meters (16 feet) in 
the depths of the sea. Scubster team will take part in next year's International 
Submarine Race, which is scheduled to be held at the Naval Surface Warfare 
Center-Carderock Division, Bethesda, Maryland between June 27 and July 1, 2011. 
(Photo Source:

Hot Videos view more

The celebrations are still continuing as the victorious coach, Joachim Loew, has been honored for his achievement in his hometown of Freiburg.
Germany coach Loew honored in hometown of Freiburg

Chinese men´s national team continued its preparations for next year´s Asian Cup, as they managed a one-all draw against visitors Jordan during a football friendly in Harbin, the capital city of Northeast China´s Heilongjiang Province.
China held to 1-1 draw by Jordan

The defending world champs came into the contest with a perfect 6-and-oh record, but they would be in for a tough first half before opening things up in the second.
USA beat Slovenia 119-76 in quarter-finals

Hot Stories more

UK authorities believe killer of James Foley is a British national

Across the UK the hunt is on for James Foley’s killer, who authorities believe is a British national. As Richard Bestic reports from London, Prime Minister David Cameron cut short his summer break to lead his government’s response.

Israeli war jets renews Gaza strike as truce talks stalled

Three Palestinians were killed and 40 others wounded in the intensive Israeli war jets´ airstrikes on the Gaza city on Tuesday night, shortly before an end of a 24-hour ceasefire in the Gaza Strip,

Missouri police arrest dozens after violent night

As the protests in the town of Ferguson, Missouri turned violent with police facing ´heavy gunfire´ from some ´criminal elements´, cops fired tear gas, stun grenades and arrested 31 demonstrators on Monday night.

Picture in news more

More Video News

Choose TV Program