What actually might have spared the TitanicApril 11 2012 at 11:18 PM
RedFeather (Login RedFeather)
Response to Hal, did I miss your "How they could have saved the Titanic" answer?
Another captain. One who wasn't making his final voyage, IIRC, and trying for a trans-Atlantic crossing record as the crowning feather in his cap. The old boy had been warned of ice bergs well ahead of time, yet he still chose a dangerous route, steaming at high speed. Well, he got his moment of fame, didn't he?