On April 14, 1912, the unsinkable liner struck an iceberg and sank. Despite the decades that have passed, this colossal tragedy continues to stir our hearts. The RMS (Royal Mail Ship) Titanic was a British ocean liner built in Belfast, Ireland. It was the second of three Olympic-class liners – the first was the RMS …

Wikimedia commons On April 14, 1912, in a perfect storm of engineering flaws, pride and sheer bad luck, the RMS Titanic descended to the depths of the North Atlantic Ocean about 400 miles south of Newfoundland, Canada. But while the Titanic made history, it wasn’t the only ship in its line to experience an aquatic …

You probably know the Titanic, but it was actually just one of three state-of-the-art liners at the time. The Olympic class ships were built by the Harland & Wolff shipyard for the White Star Line, including the Olympic, Brittanic and Titanic. What you can’t now is that the Titanic wasn’t even the flagship of this …

RMS Titanic The sinking of the RMS Titanic in April 1912 remains the worst and most infamous cruise ship disaster in history. The sinking of the largest ocean liner ever built at the time killed more than 1,500 of the 2,208 people on board. The accident occurred when the ship struck an iceberg while sailing …