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Costa Concordia


Al94

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If anyone is interested in the preliminary Italian coastguard report into the Concordia incident, it's available here http://dl.dropbox.com/u/3544291/Ital...0Concordia.pdf Makes interesting reading.

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Al94

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

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Aitchbee

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Al94, please permit me to try this link from The LA Times:-

http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-giglio-20120610,0,5945112.story

Thanks.

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Al94

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wee eddie

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I draw your attention to 'Page 24'

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

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Aitchbee

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

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interzone55

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Who compiled this report?

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

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spuds

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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?.

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Al94

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

Nautical miles is the standard measurement of distance at sea.

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Quickbeam

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

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Aitchbee

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

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