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South Korea / Ferryboat Sinking / Salvage / A Discussion #1064121

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Apr 24, 2014
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(Studio: John Berman) The rising death toll from the sunken South Korean ferryboat noted.

(Los Angeles: Gary Tuchman) How sunken ships are recovered examined; details given {with video} about the use of a crane to recover a Chinese ship in the Yellow Sea, the ongoing salvage of the sunken cruise ship the Costa Concordia, a sunken Japanese research vessel.

(Studio: John Berman) Live discussion held with Global Diving and Salvage David DeVilbiss and retired Navy diver Dave Davidson about the ferryboat victims' recovery effort. [From Seattle, DeVILLBISS, from Atlanta, DAVIDSON - explain the difficulties in recovering bodies from the ship: a taxing project, how the salvage operation is more an art than a science os you need a plan.]

Berman, John;
Tuchman, Gary

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