Maritime Monday for February 6, 2012: Ferry Tales

Hellenistic super-galley c. 1810 Tableau historique des costumes, des moeurs et des usages des principeaux peuples de l'antiquité et du moyen age - Wonders: Images of the Ancient World Salvage work at site of bridge collapse to begin The Delta Mariner is idle at the US68/KY80 Eggner Ferry Bridge, with two destroyed spans of the bridge draped over her bow, on Kentucky … [Read more...]

Maritime Monday for January 23, 2012

Carnival offers survivors of doomed cruise Costa Concordia 30% off future cruise; outraged passengers prepare for lawsuit original: Kommissar X / Heft-Reihe Twelfth body found, divers retrieve captain's papers Divers yesterday found a woman's body on the sunken Costa Concordia, bringing the death toll to 12. The woman was found wearing a ­life jacket in a corridor on … [Read more...]