Cruise Ship Runs Aground In Italy

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Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
View of the Costa Concordia on January 14, 2012, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, last night. Three people died and about 70 were missing after an Italian cruise ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground and keeled over, sparking scenes of panic. The Costa Concordia was on a trip around the Mediterranean when it apparently hit a reef near the island of Giglio on Friday, only a few hours into its voyage, as passengers were sitting down for dinner.
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
View of the Costa Concordia on January 14, 2012, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, last night. Three people died and about 70 were missing after an Italian cruise ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground and keeled over, sparking scenes of panic. The Costa Concordia was on a trip around the Mediterranean when it apparently hit a reef near the island of Giglio on Friday, only a few hours into its voyage, as passengers were sitting down for dinner.
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
View of the Costa Concordia on January 14, 2012, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, last night. Three people died and about 70 were missing after an Italian cruise ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground and keeled over, sparking scenes of panic. The Costa Concordia was on a trip around the Mediterranean when it apparently hit a reef near the island of Giglio on Friday, only a few hours into its voyage, as passengers were sitting down for dinner.
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
Partial view of the Costa Concordia taken on January 14, 2012, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, last night. Three people died and about 70 were missing after an Italian cruise ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground and keeled over, sparking scenes of panic. The Costa Concordia was on a trip around the Mediterranean when it apparently hit a reef near the island of Giglio on Friday, only a few hours into its voyage, as passengers were sitting down for dinner.
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
View of the Costa Concordia taken on January 14, 2012, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, last night. Three people died and about 70 were missing Saturday after an Italian cruise ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground and keeled over, sparking scenes of panic. The Costa Concordia was on a trip around the Mediterranean when it apparently hit a reef near the island of Giglio on Friday, only a few hours into its voyage, as passengers were sitting down for dinner.
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
View of the Costa Concordia taken on January 14, 2012, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, last night. Three people died and about 70 were missing Saturday after an Italian cruise ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground and keeled over, sparking scenes of panic. The Costa Concordia was on a trip around the Mediterranean when it apparently hit a reef near the island of Giglio on Friday, only a few hours into its voyage, as passengers were sitting down for dinner.
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
View of the Costa Concordia taken on January 14, 2012, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, last night. Three people died and about 70 were missing after an Italian cruise ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground and keeled over, sparking scenes of panic. The Costa Concordia was on a trip around the Mediterranean when it apparently hit a reef near the island of Giglio on Friday, only a few hours into its voyage, as passengers were sitting down for dinner.
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
View of the Costa Concordia on January 14, 2012, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, last night. Three people died and several were missing after the ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground sparking chaos as passengers scrambled to get off. The ship was on a cruise in the Mediterranean, leaving from Savona with planned stops in Civitavecchia, Palermo, Cagliari, Palma, Barcelona and Marseille," the company said.
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
View of the Costa Concordia on January 14, 2012, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, last night. Three people died and several were missing after the ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground sparking chaos as passengers scrambled to get off. The ship was on a cruise in the Mediterranean, leaving from Savona with planned stops in Civitavecchia, Palermo, Cagliari, Palma, Barcelona and Marseille," the company said.
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
View of the Costa Concordia on January 14, 2012, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, last night. Three people died and several were missing after the ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground sparking chaos as passengers scrambled to get off. The ship was on a cruise in the Mediterranean, leaving from Savona with planned stops in Civitavecchia, Palermo, Cagliari, Palma, Barcelona and Marseille," the company said.
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
View of the Costa Concordia on January 14, 2012, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, last night. Three people died and several were missing after the ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground sparking chaos as passengers scrambled to get off. The ship was on a cruise in the Mediterranean, leaving from Savona with planned stops in Civitavecchia, Palermo, Cagliari, Palma, Barcelona and Marseille," the company said.
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
View of the Costa Concordia on January 14, 2012, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, last night. Three people died and several were missing after the ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground sparking chaos as passengers scrambled to get off. The ship was on a cruise in the Mediterranean, leaving from Savona with planned stops in Civitavecchia, Palermo, Cagliari, Palma, Barcelona and Marseille," the company said.
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
View of the Costa Concordia on January 14, 2012, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, last night. Three people died and several were missing after the ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground sparking chaos as passengers scrambled to get off. The ship was on a cruise in the Mediterranean, leaving from Savona with planned stops in Civitavecchia, Palermo, Cagliari, Palma, Barcelona and Marseille," the company said.
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
View of the Costa Concordia on January 14, 2012, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, last night. Three people died and several were missing after the ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground sparking chaos as passengers scrambled to get off. The ship was on a cruise in the Mediterranean, leaving from Savona with planned stops in Civitavecchia, Palermo, Cagliari, Palma, Barcelona and Marseille," the company said.
(credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
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Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
French rescue members arrive at the harbour to take care of 250 passengers who are expected to arrive today in Marseille on January 14, 2012 in Marseille, southern France, after the Costa Concordia cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio in Italy. Three people died and several were missing after the ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground sparking chaos as passengers scrambled to get off. The ship was on a cruise in the Mediterranean, leaving from Savona with planned stops in Civitavecchia, Palermo, Cagliari, Palma, Barcelona and Marseille," the company said.
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Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
Crowds gather on the island of Giglio, where passengers aboard the cruise ship Costa Concordia have been staying after the vessel ran aground, on January 14, 2012 in Giglio Porto, Italy. More than four thousand people were on board when the ship hit a sandbank. At least 3 people have been confirmed dead and another 50 are unaccounted for.
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
Crowds gather on the island of Giglio, where passengers aboard the cruise ship Costa Concordia have been staying after the vessel ran aground, on January 14, 2012 in Giglio Porto, Italy. More than four thousand people were on board when the ship hit a sandbank. At least 3 people have been confirmed dead and another 50 are unaccounted for.
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
Crowds gather on the island of Giglio, where passengers aboard the cruise ship Costa Concordia have been staying after the vessel ran aground, on January 14, 2012 in Giglio Porto, Italy. More than four thousand people were on board when the ship hit a sandbank. At least 3 people have been confirmed dead and another 50 are unaccounted for.
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
Crowds gather on the island of Giglio, where passengers aboard the cruise ship Costa Concordia have been staying after the vessel ran aground, on January 14, 2012 in Giglio Porto, Italy. More than four thousand people were on board when the ship hit a sandbank. At least 3 people have been confirmed dead and another 50 are unaccounted for.
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Runs Aground Off Giglio
Crowds gather on the island of Giglio, where passengers aboard the cruise ship Costa Concordia have been staying after the vessel ran aground, on January 14, 2012 in Giglio Porto, Italy. More than four thousand people were on board when the ship hit a sandbank. At least 3 people have been confirmed dead and another 50 are unaccounted for.
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
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Costa Concordia Shipwreck
The stricken cruise liner Costa Concordia lies partially submerged off the Isola del Giglio on January 17, 2012. Divers searching for survivors inside the stricken cruise ship off the Italian coast have found five more bodies, Italian journalists reported.
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Costa Concordia Shipwreck
Night view on January 16, 2012, of the cruise liner Costa Concordia aground in front of the harbour of Isola del Giglio after hitting underwater rocks on January 13. Italian rescue workers on Monday suspended their search of the wreck of a stricken luxury liner three days after it crashed on the shores of Tuscany as the number missing was revised upward to 29.
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(credit: ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images)
Costa Concordia Shipwreck
Night view on January 16, 2012, of the cruise liner Costa Concordia aground in front of the harbour of Isola del Giglio after hitting underwater rocks on January 13. Italian rescue workers on Monday suspended their search of the wreck of a stricken luxury liner three days after it crashed on the shores of Tuscany as the number missing was revised upward to 29.
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(credit: ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images)
Costa Concordia Shipwreck
Early view on January 17, 2012, of the cruise liner Costa Concordia aground in front of the harbour of Isola del Giglio after hitting underwater rocks on January 13.
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(credit: ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images)
Costa Concordia Shipwreck
Firemen look at the emerged side of the cruise liner Costa Concordia on January 17, 2012. The Costa Concordia grounded in front of the harbour of Isola del Giglio after hitting underwater rocks on January 13. Rescuers searched for 29 people still unaccounted for from the wreck of a luxury liner off the coast as the arrested captain faced a hearing with investigators.
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Costa Concordia Shipwreck
A Coastguard boat approaches the stricken cruise liner Costa Concordia on January 17, 2012. Damning character reports piled against the captain of the luxury liner which sank off the coast of Italy, who is accused by Italian prosecutors of multiple manslaughter and abandoning ship. Captain Francesco Schettino, 52, has been described as a reckless show-off who refused to accept advice and operated the ship as if it was a speed boat.
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Costa Concordia Shipwreck
The cruise ship Costa Concordia lies stricken off the shore of the island of Giglio, on January 17, 2012 in Giglio Porto, Italy. More than four thousand people were on board when the ship hit rocks last Friday. The official death toll is now six, with a further 16 people still missing. The rescue operation was temporarily suspended yesterday due to the ship moving as it slowly sinks further into the sea.
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
Costa Concordia Shipwreck
The cruise ship Costa Concordia lies stricken off the shore of the island of Giglio, on January 17, 2012 in Giglio Porto, Italy. More than four thousand people were on board when the ship hit rocks last Friday. The official death toll is now six, with a further 16 people still missing. The rescue operation was temporarily suspended yesterday due to the ship moving as it slowly sinks further into the sea.
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
Costa Concordia Shipwreck
The cruise ship Costa Concordia lies stricken off the shore of the island of Giglio, on January 17, 2012 in Giglio Porto, Italy. More than four thousand people were on board when the ship hit rocks last Friday. The official death toll is now six, with a further 16 people still missing. The rescue operation was temporarily suspended yesterday due to the ship moving as it slowly sinks further into the sea.
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
Costa Concordia Shipwreck
The cruise ship Costa Concordia lies stricken off the shore of the island of Giglio, on January 17, 2012 in Giglio Porto, Italy. More than four thousand people were on board when the ship hit rocks last Friday. The official death toll is now six, with a further 16 people still missing. The rescue operation was temporarily suspended yesterday due to the ship moving as it slowly sinks further into the sea.
(credit: Laura Lezza/Getty Images)
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