WorldViews: Costa Concordia


Posted at 10:29 AM ET, 01/25/2012

Costa Concordia cruise’s American Express offer: ‘Immerse yourself’

Bad timing for American Express: A mail offer sent out to customers advertises the ill-fated Costa Concordia.

By John Kelly  |  10:29 AM ET, 01/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Costa Concordia, American Express, Advertising

Posted at 09:41 AM ET, 01/18/2012

Cruise liner captain Francesco Schettino says he abandoned ship by accident

Francesco Schettino says he slipped and fell into a lifeboat.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  09:41 AM ET, 01/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Italy, Costa Concordia, Francesco Schettino

Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 01/17/2012

Costa Concordia transcripts of calls between coast guard and captain: ‘You’ve abandoned ship?’ (Audio)

The captain of the Costa Concordia was ordered by the coast guard to return to his sinking ship,

By Elizabeth Flock  |  09:56 AM ET, 01/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Italy, Costa Cruises, Costa Concordia, Francesco Schettino, phone transcripts