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Sunken Ship Rescue

Passport Season 42 Episode 2 | 53m 10s

Follow the epic operation to secure, raise, and salvage the Costa Concordia cruise ship, which ran aground and tragically capsized off the coast of Italy on January 13, 2012, killing 32 people. The massive wreck—with a 160-foot-long hole in its hull—stretches the length of three football fields, weighs 45,000 tons, and was half submerged on the site of a protected reef.

Aired: 01/21/15

Expires: 01/20/25

Rating: NR

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