Costa Concordia

  Al94 18:28 PM 13 Jun 12

If anyone is interested in the preliminary Italian coastguard report into the Concordia incident, it's available here Makes interesting reading.

  Al94 18:32 PM 13 Jun 12

Sorry, link works for me but not when posted here?

  Aitchbee 20:33 PM 13 Jun 12

Al94, please permit me to try this link from The LA Times:-,0,5945112.story


  Al94 21:03 PM 13 Jun 12
  wee eddie 21:31 PM 13 Jun 12

I draw your attention to 'Page 24'

Either the photo is wrong, or the information that the Investigators have been given is incorrect!

  Aitchbee 21:54 PM 13 Jun 12

wee eddie - my attention has been drawn to page 24....Is it a 'spot the difference' competition?

  interzone55 10:02 AM 14 Jun 12

Who compiled this report?

Distances are given in miles, but depths in metres...

  spuds 10:20 AM 14 Jun 12

There's already been at least one television documentary on this disaster. I wonder what information was gained from those documentaries, and might have been used in this or other similar investigation reports?.

  Al94 13:01 PM 14 Jun 12

Distances are given in miles, but depths in metres...

Nautical miles is the standard measurement of distance at sea.

  Quickbeam 13:05 PM 14 Jun 12

Depths were in fathoms when Capt. Nemo was around...

  Aitchbee 17:09 PM 14 Jun 12

...a league was also a measure of depth/distance as in 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea.


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