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Captain Schetinno Released From House Arrest

Earlier today, Italian judges released Captain Francesco Schettino of the Costa Concordia from house arrest. Captain Schetinno had been under house arrest since January 17th, 2012 after crashing the Costa Concordia on a rock just...

Costa Launches New Safety Measures on Ships & Captains

Today Costa Cruises announced new safety features for their fleet of ships which include real-time ship tracking for all of their ships and limiting the powers of the captain’s of their ships. These new...

Concordia Salvage Contracts Awarded

Costa Cruise Lines announced today that the task of removing and towing away the Costa Concordia will go to both Florida based Titan Salvage and Italy-based firm Micoperi. Costa has announced that both firms will...

3 More Bodies Found In Costa Concordia Wreck

It has been a little bit over 2 months now since the Costa Concordia ran aground off the coast of Giligo, Italy, and today divers discovered 3 more bodies inside an area of the...

Have you seen this bell? Concordia Bell missing.

The Italian Coast Guard has recently reported that the commemorative bell that was located on the Costa Concordia’s bow has gone missing. Apparently it went missing just days ago, and even the mayor of Giligo (the...