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Costa Concordia disaster remembered

Published On: Jan 14 2012 07:28:56 PM CST   Updated On: Nov 12 2013 09:24:57 AM CST

The Costa Concordia, carrying 3,200 passengers and 1,000 crew members, turned on its side after striking rocks off the Italian island of Giglio on Jan. 13, 2012. See the astonishing images of the Costa Concordia and learn more about the ship.

Costa Concordia salvage operation
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The process of righting the ship took 19 hours, and one official described it as the "perfect operation." The ship will still need a lot of repairs before it can be removed, but it didn't show signs of leaks, said Franco Gabrielli, the head of Italy's Civil Protection Authority. 

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