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Australian billionaire Cliver Palmer’s says his $432 million replica of the Titanic will set sail in 2018. From Sick Chirpse: Titanic II looks virtually identical to the Belfast-built liner that sank in April 1912 after smashing into...Show More Summary
Deciding that tempting fate sounded like a good way to blow millions upon millions of dollars, Australian billionaire Clive Palmer has been hard at work creating a replica of the one and only Leonardo DiCaprio-killer, the Titanic.
Believe it or not, but Titanic II is in the works — and we’re not talking about a sequel to the seminal 1997 film. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
The Titanic II, the brainchild of wealthy Australian businessman and politician Clive Palmer, who owns Blue Star Line, will launch in 2018. These captivating side-by-side images show how the planned Titanic II will stick to the incredible detail of the original ship that sank in the Atlantic Ocean more than 100 years ago. Show More Summary
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Titanic II may be coming to a port near you. The 21st century-replica of the ill-fated cruise ship — this one said to be equipped with plenty of lifeboats — is slated to set sail in 2018, two years after its previous launch date, the Belfast Telegraph reported. Show More Summary
Maybe you saw this news item today: Plans to launch Titanic II, a near-exact replica of the famously ill-fated ocean liner RMS Titanic, have been delayed from this year to 2018. This prompted a discussion among Deadspin staff: Would you travel aboard Titanic II, if you could do so for free? Some said of course they would not. Show More Summary
Looking for a romantic ocean voyage that carries a constant evocation of sudden mass death? The Titanic II, a near-exact replica of the “unsinkable” liner that nonetheless found a way to sink on its maiden voyage in 1912, is now on track to set sail in 2018.This not-at-all-crackpot project is... More »
An Australian billionaire is building an exact replica of the “unsinkable” ship—with a few key safety tweaks, of course.
An Australian company is planning to recreate the Titanic — the ill-fated cruise liner, that is, not the film. Projected to set sail in 2018, the Titanic II will be nearly an exact replica of the famous ship which sunk after in collided...Show More Summary
It was previously scheduled to sink in 2016.
If you’ve been patiently waiting to pack your valise and embark on a totally not ill-fated journey on a boat named Titanic this year, you’ll have to put that plan on hold a little while longer. The Australian tycoon behind plans for the Titanic II — fully functioning replica of the original vessel that sank beneath the frigid waves in …
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