Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Go Scuba Diving With DPV at Pulau Mamutik

KOTA KINABALU -- Flashback to the 1960s and James Bond movie fans would definitely remember 'Thunderball' that starred Sean Connery.

This movie was about a group of terrorists that had hijacked a nuclear missile and hid it on the seabed.

That film had also featured underwater action scenes, which captivated the cinemagoers including that of a torpedo-shaped vehicle that moved swiftly under the sea.

Fast-forward to today, those who wish to experience to move faster during snorkeling or scuba diving, they could try a similar machine known as 'Sea Doo Divers Propulsion Vehicle' or DPV.

DPV is a vehicle-like equipment that assist a person to move faster either on the surface or under the sea.

It is ideal for those into snorkeling or scuba diving as this machine propels the person at a much faster speed as compared to the normal physical locomotion during these activities, hence conserving that person's energy.


For those who visit Pulau Mamutik, Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park, located some 25 minutes boat ride from Kota Kinabalu, they would have the opportunity to try out the DPV.

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