Guardians of the Coast: A History of Coast Guard Units

The Costa Concordia, a symbol of luxury and opulence, met its demise off the coast of Giglio Island, Italy, in a maritime disaster that shook the world. The ill-fated deviation from the approved route, coupled with navigational errors and organizational failures, resulted in a catastrophic collision with submerged rocks, plunging the vessel into chaos and despair. As the ship listed precariously and capsized, the loss of life and magnitude of the tragedy became painfully evident, leaving an indelible mark on maritime history.