Costa Cruise Lines

This combination made on September 17, 2013 shows four photos of the Costa Concordia, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio taken on January 14, 2012 (TopL), beginning to emerge during the salvage operation on September 16, 2013 (TopR) and (BottomL) and after he was turned upright (BottomR) on September 17, 2013. 'The parbuckling operation has been completed. We have reached zero degrees (vertical),' said Franco Gabrielli, the head of the civil protection agency which has overseen the project. AFP PHOTO/FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/ANDREAS SOLARO/VINCENZO PINTO (Photo credit should read FILIPPO MONTEFORTE,ANDREAS SOLARO,VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images)

South Florida Salvage Crew Helps Lift Costa Concordia Upright

A South Florida salvage company, along with its Italian counterpart, has completed raising the wreck of the Costa Concordia in the early hours of Tuesday morning after a 19-hour-long operation off the Italian island of Giglio where the huge cruise liner capsized in January of 2012.

CBS Miami–09/17/2013

View of the wrecked cruise liner Costa C

Salvage Crews Begin Lifting Costa Concordia

A South Florida salvage company, along with its Italian counterpart, are slowly lifting the Costa Concordia ship into an upright position off the coast of Giglio.


The cruise ship Costa Concordia lies stricken off the shore of the island of Giglio, on January 17, 2012 in Giglio Porto, Italy. (Photo by Laura Lezza/Getty Images)

Costa Concordia Captain On Trial In Italy

It’s been more than a year since the Costa Concordia ran aground off the Italian coast, but Tuesday the sole defendant in the case, Captain Franceso Schettino, was scheduled to go to trial in Italy.

CBS Miami–07/09/2013

Passengers of the Costa Allegra are seen as the liner docks at the harbor of Victoria on March 1, 2012. A crippled Italian cruise ship from the same fleet as the doomed Costa Concordia limped towards the Seychelles, as a fishing boat towed it through the pirate-infested waters of the Indian Ocean. The more than 1,000 people on board the Costa Allegra spent a second night on the ship's decks in sweltering temperatures after a fire on February  27 took out the air-conditioning system along with the entire power supply and the engines.  (Photo credit : ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Disabled Costa Allegra Cruise Liner Limps Into Seychelles Port

The cruise ship Costa Allegra, disabled two days ago by an engine room fire, arrived in the Indian Ocean island of Seychelles early Thursday.


(Source: Costa Cruise Lines) Handout photo of Costa Allegra

Carnival-Owned Costa Allegra Being Towed To Seychelles

Eight Americans are among the more than 600 passengers aboard the Costa Allegra who are sleeping on the decks of the crippled cruise ship, without power and under tow after a fire damaged the engine room Monday. The ship is owned by Doral-based Carnival Cruise Lines.


(Source: Costa Cruise Lines) Handout photo of Costa Allegra

Costa Allegra, Owned By Carnival, Powerless And Adrift After Engine Fire

Costa Cruise Lines, the Italian line owned by Miami-based Carnival Cruise Lines which is still trying to recover the sunken Costa Concordia off the Italian coast, has a second ship in trouble.


Rotterdam based SMIT and Livorno based NERI salvage workers start their work of diesel recovery on a pontoon from the the cruise ship Costa Concordia that lies stricken off the shore of the island of Giglio  on January 24, 2012 in Giglio Porto, Italy. Photo by Laura Lezza/Getty Images)

More Shipwreck Survivors Join Suit Against Carnival, Costa

Miami-based Carnival Cruise Lines is now facing a revised lawsuit which adds more plaintiffs and claims that seek millions of dollars in damages in last month’s Costa Concordia cruise ship disaster.


Military Rescuers Patrol Next To Costa Concordia  (FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Multiple Suits Filed Against Costa Cruise Lines

Six passengers from the doomed Costa Concordia ship have filed a lawsuit against Costa Cruise Lines and Carnival Cruise Lines seeking $460 million in damages.



Costa Captain Ordered Back On Ship During Accident

Transcript of audio between Costa Concordia Captain Francesco Schettino and an officer with the Italian Port Authority.



“Human Error” Blamed In Costa Cruise Disaster

The chief executive of Costa Crociere has blamed “human error” on the part of the captain for the grounding of the Costa Concordia off Tuscany on Friday.