Schettino, who is charged with multiple manslaughter and with abandoning ship
before the evacuation of its 4,200 passengers and crew was complete, has told prosecutors he had been instructed to perform the manoeuvre by operator Costa Cruises.
Cpt Schettino and an officer were held and questioned by prosecutors on suspicion of multiple manslaughter, abandoning ship
, and causing a shipwreck, reports said.
He is reportedly being held on suspicion of multiple manslaughter and abandoning ship
. Frogmen today continued to scour the submerged parts of the luxury vessel and were said to have found a sixth body today.
THREE retired friends who died on an angling trip off Ireland tried to fight a fire on board their boat before abandoning ship
Was Heysel your own reason for abandoning ship
? What about Trevor Steven and Gary Stevens?
Rescue helicopters and coastguards raced to the scene as the crew sent out a mayday alert before abandoning ship
Schettino is on trial over the disaster on charges of manslaughter, causing a shipwreck and abandoning ship
Schettino told a court in Grosseto, where the trial against him for manslaughter and abandoning ship
resumed, that he steered in the wrong direction and the ship crashed," he said.
Capt Francesco Schettino is accused of multiple manslaughter, causing a shipwreck and abandoning ship
before all passengers were rescued.
Last night Schettino, dubbed Captain Coward, was holed-up inside his shuttered home waiting to find out if he will be charged with manslaughter, causing shipwreck and abandoning ship
The other is Captain Francesco Schettino - whom newspapers have branded a coward for fleeing in the face of adversity and who is now under house arrest, accused of multiple manslaughter, causing a shipwreck and abandoning ship
Meanwhile, Concordia's c(http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/articles/511966/20131007/costa-concordia-trial-schettino-shock-grosseto.htm) aptain Francesco Schettino is on trial in the Tuscan town of Grosseto on charges of manslaughter, causing a shipwreck and abandoning ship