Cargo Ship Sinks

South Korean authorities search ferry owner's offices as probe widens

CNN | Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:11:10 -0700

Days after the ferry sank, the company sent out its president to apologize, but not Yoo -- who's had a brush with bad publicity before. In 1987, he was a religious ... Prosecutors in the South Korean city of Busan are also investigating the private ...

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2 dead, many unaccounted as rescuers scramble to sinking South Korean ship

CNN | Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:39:12 -0700

... to rescue people at the hall," Kim told YTN. "But the water was coming in so fast (that) some didn't make it out." Survivors tell of panic on board as ferry tilts, then capsizes · More on other major ferry and ship sinkings · Cargo ships collide ...

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11 North Koreans missing after cargo ship sinks

CNN | Fri, 04 Apr 2014 01:26:15 -0700

Seoul, South Korea (CNN) -- Two North Korean sailors are dead and 11 missing after a Mongolia-flagged cargo ship sank off the southeastern coast of South Korea. Three sailors were rescued by the South Korean Coast Guard after the distressed ship, ...

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South Korea Ferry: How Can a Huge Ship Sink?

LiveScience.com | Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:37:41 -0700

A number of things can cause such a vessel to go down, from running aground on the ocean floor, to cargo shifting and capsizing the ship. Once the damage is done, ship officials must act quickly to evacuate passengers to avert a disaster, maritime ...

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