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 ...and more »

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 ...and more »

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 ...and more »

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 ...and more »

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 ...and more »

Sewol ferry raised after 3 years - The Korea Herald

Part 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 »

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 ...and more »

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

SEOUL, 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 »

Debate arises over how to recover missing bodies - The Korea Herald

With the sunken Sewol ferry beginning to emerge from the water in a massive salvage operation that started Wednesday, focus has shifted to how to deal with missing bodies without hurting efforts to determine the cause of sinking. The government has ...and more »

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: ...and more »