South Korea raises sunken Sewol ferry - Gulf Times

A worker stands on the partially-submerged wreck of the Sewol ferry as it is lifted between two Chinese salvage vessels off the coast of the southern South Korean island of Jindo on Thursday. Text Size: A A A. AFP/Donggeochado, South Korea. South Korea ...

The Latest: Salvaging of S. Korean ferry progressing well - SFGate

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The latest on South Korean efforts to raise a ferry that sank nearly three years ago, killing more than 300 people (all times local):. 5:50 p.m.. South Korean officials say efforts to raise a 6,800-ton ferry from waters off ...

Sewol surfaces after 1073 days - Korea Times

The sunken ferry Sewol emerged from the waters Thursday, nearly three years after it sank and left more than 300 people dead in Korea's worst maritime disaster. According to the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries, salvage operators successfully lifted ...

South Korea Raises Capsized 2014 Ferry: A Closer Look At The Tragedy's Events - The Inquisitr

The Sewol, the ill-fated, controversial South Korean vessel that claimed the lives of hundreds of innocent lives back in 2014, has successfully been raised to the surface on Thursday. The vessel had been underwater for almost three years, possibly ...

Salvage team raises wreck of Sewol - TradeWinds (subscription)

South Korea has finally raised the wreck the Sewol, the ferry that sank in April 2014 with the loss of 304 lives, mainly children. The wreck was brought to the surface on Thursday after an overnight salvage operation, reports the Yonhap news wire. “The ...

Political parties call for safe recovery of sunken ferry - Yonhap News

SEOUL, March 23 (Yonhap) -- The country's rival parties spoke in rare unison Thursday, calling for the safe recovery of a passenger ferry that sank nearly three years ago. But the pro-government and opposition blocs still differ about what should come ...

Salvage of South Korea's Sewol ferry: the facts - Yahoo News

Seoul (AFP) - South Korea's sunken Sewol ferry emerged from the waters on Thursday, nearly three years after it sank with the loss of more than 300 lives in one of the country's worst maritime disasters. The painstaking job of lifting the 6,825-tonne ...

Will salvaging Sewol unveil truth behind sinking? - Korea Times

Expectations are growing that the salvaging of the ferry Sewol will be able to clarify the cause of its sinking, which killed over 300 passengers on April 16, 2014. If the ferry is successfully lifted, it will be taken to nearby Mokpo Port for ...

Recovery of Sewol ferry - Korea Times

The Sewol, which tragically capsized off the southwestern island of Jindo on April 16, 2014, was raised to the surface Thursday in a salvage operation supervised by the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries. The ministry is planning to have the entire ferry ...

South Korean Ferry That Sank 3 Years Ago Lifted From Sea - U.S. News & World Report

Nearly three years after it capsized and sank into the violent seas off South Korea's southwestern coast, workers slowly pulled up the 6,800-ton ferry Sewol from the waters on Thursday. | March 23, 2017, at 2:47 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon ...

Sewol ferry raised as Park Geun-hye sinks - Korea Times

Seeing the ferry Sewol finally emerging from the water, Thursday, nearly three years after it sank off the southwestern island of Jindo, some people might have thought about one ill-fated woman ― former President Park Geun-hye. It might be ...

[Editorial] After three years, raise the Sewol ferry, and the entire truth - The Hankyoreh

Workers began raising the Sewol ferry on Mar. 22. The ferry, which will be returning to the surface for the first time since its sinking three years ago, will be brought to Mokpo New Harbor for an investigation of the hull, which will begin about 10 ...

The Latest: Work resumes on raising sunken SKorean ferry - Minneapolis Star Tribune

South Korean officials say salvage crews have resumed raising a 6,800-ton ferry Sewol off the country's southwestern coast. Workers had halted the process for several hours after the ferry began rubbing against the pulleys and other equipment on the ...

How do you lift 6800-ton ferry from seafloor? Delicately - ABC News

In this photo provided by West Regional Headquarters Korea Coast Guard, workers prepare to lift the sunken Sewol ferry, center, in waters off Jindo, South Korea, Thursday, March 23, 2017. A 6,800-ton South Korean ferry emerged from the water on ...

SOUTH KOREA-JINDO-FERRY-SALVAGE - Prokerala

SEOUL, March 23, 2017 - The sunken passenger ferry Sewol is raised during its salvage operations on the sea off Jindo Island, South Korea, March 23, 2017. The ill-fated vessel with 476 passengers on board capsized and sank off the Jindo Island, South ...

Sunken South Korean ferry Sewol emerges after 3 years under water - International Business Times UK

Two salvage barges lift the sunken vessel as scores of bereaved family members watch from boats. VASUDEVAN-SRIDHARAN. By Vasudevan Sridharan. March 23, 2017 05:41 GMT. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: ...

Sewol disaster: South Korea raises sunken ferry - Aljazeera.com

More than 300 people, most schoolchildren, were killed when the vessel capsized and sunk almost three years ago. 23 Mar 2017 05:39 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. The operation was originally scheduled to take place last year ...

South Korea: Sewol ferry emerges from the water - KTVZ

(CNN) - Three years after a nation watched in horror as a passenger ferry sank off South Korea, the first glimpse of the Sewol appeared above water as recovery crews lifted it from the seabed. Engineers worked overnight to lift the 140-meter vessel ...

Sunken S.Korean passenger ferry lifted after 3 years - Daijiworld.com

Seoul, Mar 23 (IANS): South Korean officials on Thursday lifted a sunken passenger ferry which capsized in 2014 killing over 300 people. According to the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries, the ferry, Sewol, was brought 2.4 metres above the sea off Jindo ...

South Korea raises capsized ferry, three years after it sank killing more than 300 people - National Post

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — A 6,800-ton South Korean ferry emerged from the water on Thursday, nearly three years after it capsized and sank into violent seas off the country's southwestern coast, an emotional moment for the country that continues to ...