Today marks the 1-year anniversary of the Costa Concordia tragedy which claimed 32 lives off Giglio on 13 January 2012. The following are images depicting the salvage operations which continue on a round-the-clock basis by Titan Salvage and Microperi. The salvage operation is aimed for completion by the end of the summer in 2013.
“Grave imprudence and incompetence” – Transcript of the Preliminary Court Inquiry into Costa Concordia Disaster
Some of gCaptain’s Costa Concordia headlines from 2012
Costa Concordia – The 3 Most Fatal Mistakes - by John Konrad
Costa Concordia and the Human Element - by Captain Bill Doherty
Costa Concordia: A Carnival CSI or a CSI Carnival? - by Captain Bill Doherty
Former Cruise Line Safety Manager and Master Mariner Discusses Costa Concordia Tragedy [OP/ED] - by Captain Bill Doherty
Costa Concordia Captain to Coast Guard: “Do you realize it’s dark and we can’t see anything?” [AUDIO RECORDING]
The Captain of the Costa Concordia is Totally Screwed [OP/ED] - by Rob Almeida
Cruiseship COSTA CONCORDIA Sinks - by Fred Frey
All images courtesy Titan Microperi unless otherwise noted.