Costa Concordia salvage operation Time lapse footage

Published at 9:00 a.m. on September 17, 2013 | Modified at 9:00 a.m. on September 17, 2013

Time-lapse footage shows the Costa Concordia being uprighted off the coast of Tuscany. The ship capsized in January 2012, killing 32 people. The operation took approximately 18 hours, using cables and metal boxes filled with water to roll the ship onto a platform.

The Sun Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service