Jail sentence upheld for Costa Concordia captain

2017-05-13 07:26

Italy's highest court has upheld a 16-year jail sentence for the captain of the capsized Costa Concordia luxury liner for his role in the 2012 shipwreck, which killed 32 people.

Costa Concordia gives up last victim

2014-11-03 16:33

The remains of Russel Rebello, the last missing victim of the Costa Concordia shipwreck, have been found during dismantling operations.

Costa Concordia manoeuvre done before

2014-02-10 22:08

A document admitted as evidence to an Italian court indicated that the dangerous manoeuvre that led to last year's deadly Costa Concordia shipwreck had been performed before.

Costa Concordia victim identified by DNA

2013-10-24 20:38

DNA tests have identified the remains as one of the final two missing victims of last year's deadly shipwreck of the Costa Concordia.

Concordia divers find human remains

2013-09-26 16:14

Divers have found human remains near Concordia and will do DNA tests to see if they are victims of the Italian shipwreck.

Costa Concordia inches upwards

2013-09-16 20:58

The Costa Concordia cruise liner has inched slowly off the rock shelf where it has been stuck for more than 20 months, in a painstaking process to right the ship.

No Plan B if Concordia sinks, splits

2013-09-12 22:19

Engineers confident daring one-time chance will right capsized cruise ship off Italy on Monday.

Costa's captain could face trial

2013-02-25 19:25

An Italian prosecutor has formally requested a manslaughter indictment against the captain of the Costa Concordia cruise ship.


Concordia skipper gets day in court

2014-12-02 16:10

Francesco Schettino, the captain accused of causing the 2012 Costa Concordia disaster, has appeared in court.

Concordia floated for tow to Genoa

2014-07-15 17:43

Crews have successfully float the shipwrecked Concordia cruise ship ahead of towing it to a Genoa scrapyard.

Costa Concordia captain jumped ship

2013-11-11 20:45

A trainee officer on board the Costa Concordia when it sank off an Italian island last year has told a court that the captain did not fall off the stricken liner on to a lifeboat as he claims, but jumped to safety.

Concordia divers find remains

2013-10-08 17:39

Divers searching the wreckage of the Costa Concordia cruise ship have found remains of a body thought to be one of the two missing victims.

Righting the Concordia: 'a rollercoaster'

2013-09-17 17:24

The "parbuckling" operation by which the ship was rotated has never been performed on a vessel that size says Nick Sloane.

Raising the Concordia lifts tensions

2013-09-13 22:41

Raising the Concordia is as huge a stake for insurers as it is an awe-inspiring feat of engineering.

Sochi Olympics to charter ship from Costa company

2013-08-19 16:06

Russia to charter cruise ship for 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi from Costa Concordia's company.

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