Capsized Cruise Ship Salvage Operation Begins

Capsized cruise ship salvage operation begins

The operation to salvage the stricken cruise ship Costa Concordia is now under way off the coast of Italy, 20 months after it ran aground in January 2012.

The process to right the ship is expected to take up to 12 hours.

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Photo: An aerial view shows the Costa Concordia as it lies on its side next to Giglio Island taken from an Italian navy helicopter August 26, 2013. (Alessandro Bianchi / Reuters)