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South Korea: Sewol ferry emerges from the water 3 years after sinking - NBC Montana;

South Korea: Sewol ferry emerges from the water 3 years after sinking - NBC Montana

NBC MontanaSouth Korea: Sewol ferry emerges from the water 3 years after sinkingNBC Montana(CNN) - Three years after they watched in horror as a passenger ferry carrying their children sank off the coast of South Korea, parents of the victims watched the vessel return to the surface Thursday. "I feel so sorry for my child, thinking how he ...and more »

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

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

SFGateThe Latest: Salvaging of S. Korean ferry progressing wellSFGateSEOUL, 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 ...and more »

Sewol surfaces after 1073 days - Korea Times;

Sewol surfaces after 1073 days - Korea Times

Korea TimesSewol surfaces after 1073 daysKorea TimesThe 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 ...and more »

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

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

The InquisitrSouth Korea Raises Capsized 2014 Ferry: A Closer Look At The Tragedy's EventsThe InquisitrThe 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 ...and more »

Sewol ferry raised after 3 years - The Korea Herald;

Sewol ferry raised after 3 years - The Korea Herald

The Korea HeraldSewol ferry raised after 3 yearsThe Korea HeraldPart of the sunken Sewol ferry surfaced above the water between the two salvage barges lifting the vessel Thursday, almost three years after it sank off waters off Jindo, South Jeolla Province. With some of the bereaved families watching from boats ...and more »

Salvage team raises wreck of Sewol - TradeWinds (subscription);

Salvage team raises wreck of Sewol - TradeWinds (subscription)

TradeWinds (subscription)Salvage team raises wreck of SewolTradeWinds (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 ...and more »

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

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

Yonhap NewsPolitical parties call for safe recovery of sunken ferryYonhap NewsSEOUL, 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 ...and more »

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

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

Yahoo NewsSalvage of South Korea's Sewol ferry: the factsYahoo NewsSeoul (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 ...and more »

Will salvaging Sewol unveil truth behind sinking? - Korea Times

Will salvaging Sewol unveil truth behind sinking?Korea TimesExpectations 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 ...and more »

Recovery of Sewol ferry - Korea Times

Recovery of Sewol ferryKorea TimesThe 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 ...and more »

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

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

U.S. News & World ReportSouth Korean Ferry That Sank 3 Years Ago Lifted From SeaU.S. News & World ReportNearly 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 ...and more »

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

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

Korea TimesSewol ferry raised as Park Geun-hye sinksKorea TimesSeeing 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 ...and more »

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

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

The Hankyoreh[Editorial] After three years, raise the Sewol ferry, and the entire truthThe HankyorehWorkers 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 ...and more »

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

The Latest: Work resumes on raising sunken SKorean ferryMinneapolis Star TribuneSouth 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 ...and more »

How do you lift 6800-ton ferry from seafloor? Delicately - Daily Mail;

How do you lift 6800-ton ferry from seafloor? Delicately - Daily Mail

Daily MailHow do you lift 6800-ton ferry from seafloor? DelicatelyDaily MailSEOUL, South Korea (AP) - How do you lift a corroded, 6,800-ton ferry lying more than 40 meters (130 feet) undersea, keeping it in one piece? It's a massive, delicate operation. Salvaging the Sewol ferry which sank off South Korea's coast in April 2014 ...and more »

Sunken South Korean ferry slowly emerges three years after disaster - Astro Awani;

Sunken South Korean ferry slowly emerges three years after disaster - Astro Awani

Astro AwaniSunken South Korean ferry slowly emerges three years after disasterAstro AwaniIn this April 16, 2014 photo, South Korean rescue helicopters fly over a South Korean passenger ship, trying to rescue passengers from the ship in water off the southern coast in South Korea. AP Photo / Yonhap / File. SEOUL: A South Korean ferry that ...and more »

SOUTH KOREA-JINDO-FERRY-SALVAGE - Prokerala

SOUTH KOREA-JINDO-FERRY-SALVAGEProkeralaSEOUL, 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 ...and more »

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

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

International Business Times UKSunken South Korean ferry Sewol emerges after 3 years under waterInternational Business Times UKTwo 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: ...and more »

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

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

Aljazeera.comSewol disaster: South Korea raises sunken ferryAljazeera.comMore 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 ...and more »

Families of Missing Sewol Victims Watch Salvage - KBS WORLD Radio News

Families of Missing Sewol Victims Watch SalvageKBS WORLD Radio NewsAnchor: Families of the victims whose bodies are believed to still be inside the Sewol ferry watched the wreck being salvaged. They hoped to see the ship return safely and to find the bodies that are still missing almost three years after the ferry ...and more »