Costa Concordia: New Video of cruise crew urging passengers back to their cabins.
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Costa Concordia: New Video of cruise crew urging passengers back to their cabins.

Genoa : Italy | Jan 20, 2012 at 7:37 AM PST
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Passengers of stricken liner 'told to return to cabins'

A video shows how a crew member asks passengers and wearing lifejackets, they return to their cabins. She referred to an electrical problem, and solved.

The video, aired on public television Rai News24, shows how to board the Costa Concordia, the cruise ship that ran aground off the coast of Giglio Island (Tuscany), the crew tried to minimize what happened inside the boat, which made and water. "We made ​​an announcement on behalf of our commander. We ask that you return to your cabin. Or if you prefer to be in the room," said a woman in the crew, which could be of Latin American accent. "We have finished fixing which an electrical problem of a generator, all is well. If you want to be here standing, but I ask you kindly to return to his cabin, and be quiet, sit. "

The woman, before a crowd that awaited instructions, insisted delineating each syllable: "Everything is under control."

This video, recorded by any of the passengers, shows that the crew failed to warn passengers of the accident he had suffered the cruise. The Italian newspaper Il Corriere Della Sera mentions two travelers, Williams and her daughter Dayana Arlotti of 5 years, who were walking to the side of the boat crew when someone asked them in opposite directions. A week after the sinking of the Concordia, his whereabouts remain unknown.

Cemortan Domnica Also, the young Moldovan who was seen with the captain ran aground moments before the cruise, confirmed in an interview with Il Corriere della Sera that she was next to the captain to translate what he said, constantly repeated passengers return to their cabins because the problem was just an electrical problem.

Captain Francesco Schettino, investigated for having jumped off the ship when passengers were still aboard, could be sentenced up to 15 years in prison for voluntary manslaughter. The commander told the Coast Guard, who was in the port of Livorno (160 km from the accident site) of an electrical problem, but not that the ship had hit a rock s and the ship's hull had cracked.

This is essential information as throughout this that might have prevented the 11 deaths and 26 disappearances that has already been on the accident of the Costa Concordia.

Source: YouTube, Euro News,

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Passengers on the stricken Costa Concordia were told to return to their cabins, 40 minutes after the cruise ship struck a rock, according to Italian TV.
Vicky247 is based in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan, and is a Reporter for Allvoices.
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