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Costa Concordia Salvage Operation Gets OK From Italy

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September 15, 2013 AT 8:48 AM
Authorities have given the final go-ahead for a daring attempt to pull upright the crippled Costa Concordia cruise liner from its side in the waters off Tuscany, a make-or-break engineering feat that has never before been tried in such conditions. The ship capsized there 20 months ago, and Italy's national Civil Protection agency waited until sea and weather conditions were forecast for dawn before giving the OK to try to right it