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This combination made on September 17, 2013 shows a file picture... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Crane - Construction Machinery,Cruise,Finance,Giglio Island,Italy,Making,Mode of Transport,Nautical Vessel,Rescue,Rescue Worker,Running,Sea,Ship,Shipwreck,Showing,Tourism,Towing,Transportation,Vertical,Wreck,Wreck of the Costa ConcordiaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThis combination made on September 17, 2013 shows a file picture taken on January 14, 2012, showing the Costa Concordia (up) and a picture taken on September 17, 2013 showing the wreckage of Italy's Costa Concordia after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio. The Costa Concordia cruise ship wreck was turned upright on September 17, 2013 off the Italian island of Giglio in the biggest ever salvage operation of a passenger ship, officials said. 'The parbuckling operation has been completed. We have reached zero degrees (vertical),' said Franco Gabrielli, the head of the civil protection agency which has overseen the project. AFP PHOTO/FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/ANDREAS SOLARO (Photo credit should read FILIPPO MONTEFORTE,ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images)