Francesco Schettino

Haunting Images From Inside The Costa Concordia Two Years On

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK

These evocative images show the inside of the doomed Costa Concordia after more than two years of resting in the ocean. Once colourful luggage lie...

The Costa Concordia Is About To Embark On Its Final Voyage

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK

The rusted remains of the Costa Concordia are almost ready to be towed from its watery resting place of two-and-a-half years. The doomed liner is ...

Costa Concordia Refloat Operation Underway (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK

Work to refloat the wreckage of the Costa Concordia began on Monday. Some 32 people died when the ocean liner slammed into rocks off the coast of ...

WATCH: Costa Concordia Captain Returns To Shipwreck

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK

The Italian captain of the Costa Concordia has stepped aboard the shipwreck of the Costa Concordia for the first time since it capsized two years ago,...

WATCH: Incredible Time-Lapse Video Of The Costa Concordia

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK

Engineers worked throughout the night to raise the 114,000-tonne shipwreck of the Costa Concordia from rocks off the Tuscan coast. But the time is ...

LOOK: Costa Concordia Hauled Upright

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK

Looming out of the night, the great hulk of the Costa Concordia, browned in sea water and rubbish, was heaved upright at last. The cruise ship sta...

LIVE STREAM: Costa Concordia Freed From Rocks

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.11.2013 | UK

UPDATED 21:00, 16 September 2013 - new details about salvage operation SEE ALSO: Incredible pictures of the Costa Concordia hauled upright WAT...

'Captain Coward' Faces Costa Concordia Survivors In Court

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 15.10.2012 | UK

Events that took place the night the Costa Concordia sank will be reconstructed in court with the captain of ill-fated cruiser coming face-to-face wit...

32 People Died When Luxury Cruise Liner Sank..

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 10.10.2012 | UK

Francesco Schettino, the captain of the ill-fated Costa Concordia, which capsized earlier this year with the loss of 32 lives – wants his job back. ...

Costa Concordia Captain: 'I Blame Myself For Banal Accident'

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 11.07.2012 | UK

The captain of the ill-fated Costa Concordia has apologised for the tragedy in which 32 people died, calling the disaster a "banal accident". In h...

Disgraced Captain Of Costa Concordia Francesco Schettino Released From House Arrest

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 05.07.2012 | UK

The captain of the ill-fated Costa Concordia, the cruise ship that ran aground off the coast of Italy in January, has been released from house arrest....

Four More Bodies Found On Costa Concordia Wreckage

Posted 22.02.2012 | UK

Italian officials have said they have found four more bodies in the wreckage of the cruise liner, Costa Concordia. Thirty-two people are believed t...

Moldovan Blonde Defends Herself: I Never Told The Judges 'I Love Schettino'

Huffington Post UK | Cosima Ungaro | Posted 08.02.2012 | UK

"I don’t know who you think I am, you dragged me in mud. Do I look like a tart?" Domnica Cemortan, the 25-year-old Moldovan on board the Costa Co...

Costa Concordia: Rescue Called Off

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.01.2012 | UK

Costa Concordia rescuers have called off their search for bodies in the submerged parts of the wrecked ship after conditions underwater deteriorated. ...

VIDEO: Eerie Scenes Onboard Costa Concordia Amid Search For Bodies

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 30.01.2012 | UK

Eerie footage of divers swimming in the Costa Concordia's underwater cabins show how the cruise liner looks to rescuers as they search for the remaini...

Divers Find 17th Body Submerged In Ship

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 28.01.2012 | UK

Divers searching the Costa Concordia wreck have found a the body of a woman on the partly submerged ship, bringing the total death toll to 17. A sp...

'We May Have Schettino But You Have Auschwitz' Media Feud Between Italy And Germany Escalates

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse and Cosima Ungaro | Posted 28.01.2012 | UK

A row has broken out between Spiegel Online and Italian weekly Il Giornale after the German publication said "it was hardly surprising" that an Italia...

Is £9,200 Enough Compensation For This?

Huffington Post UK | Cosima Ungaro and Felicity Morse | Posted 27.01.2012 | UK

Costa Concordia survivors have been offered around 11,000 euros or £9,199 to compensate for lost baggage and psychological trauma, after their cruise...

Dramatic New Pictures From The Night The Costa Concordia Ran Aground

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK

COSTA CONCORDIA UPDATE: survivors have been offered around 11,000 euros or £9,199 to compensate for lost baggage and psychological trauma. Some of...

When I Saw It Was Sinking I Jumped Off: Secret Tapes Reveal Captain's Real Version Of Events

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse and Cosima Ungaro | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK

Secret phone recordings have revealed that the disgraced captain of the Costa Concordia jumped ship when the cruiser ran aground off the Italian coast...

Costa Concordia: Oil Salvage Operation Underway

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.01.2012 | UK

Salvage crews are preparing to pump thousands of tonnes of fuel from the wreckage of the Costa Concordia as the search continues for bodies. The w...

Costa Concordia: Captain's Papers Retrieved From The Depths

PA | Posted 22.03.2012 | UK

Divers plumbing the capsized Costa Concordia's murky depths pulled out the body of a woman in a life vest and scuba-diving police retrieved a safe and...

Brit Who Lost Husband's Ashes On Board Costa Concordia To Sue

PA/Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 20.01.2012 | UK

British expat, Sandra Rodgers, one of the survivors of the Costa Concordia tragedy, is launching legal action against Costa Cruises. Sandra Rodger...

'Mystery Blonde' Moldovan Defends Captain: 'He did A Great Thing. He Saved Over 3,000 Lives '

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 20.01.2012 | UK

"Mystery blonde" Moldovan woman, Domnica Cemortan, whom authorities were seeking in connection with the Costa Concodia tragedy, has spoken out in defe...

Costa Cruises Director: Surviving Passengers Are 'Sensationalists'

Posted 19.01.2012 | UK

One of the top directors at Costa Cruises, the company responsible for the ill-fated cruise liner Costa Concordia, has accused the ship's surviving pa...