Big And Risky Salvage Operation: Costa Concordia Cruise Ship To Be Scrapped

Big And Risky Salvage Operation: Costa Concordia Cruise Ship To Be Scrapped

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The shipwreck Coasta Concordia, in the bay of the small Island of Giglio, off the coast of Tuscanny. Captions and Photo source: ©© John Fergusson

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It took one act of incompetence to wreck the Costa Concordia, but it’s taken two and a half years and about $1 billion to get to the point of getting rid of the wreck…

Read Full Article, CBS News

Costa Concordia wreck refloated, BBC News
The wrecked Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia has been successfully raised from the under-sea platform it has been resting on for the past year, salvage workers say.

Whither Costa Concordia, Amid Environmental Concerns, IPS News (06-29-2014)

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