Digital Archives | Feb 20, 1982 | 21:31

Science of the Ocean Ranger disaster

Quirks & Quarks examines the reasons the Ranger sank.

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Digital Archives - The storm that started the Ocean Ranger disasterFeb 25, 2002 | 2:13Digital Archives The storm that started the Ocean Ranger disaster Video
Digital Archives The storm that started the Ocean Ranger disaster Feb 25, 2002 | 2:13A brutal winter storm closes in on Newfoundland's Grand Banks, threatening oil rigs and ships in the area.
Digital Archives - Disaster strikes the Ocean RangerFeb 15, 2002 | 3:54Digital Archives Disaster strikes the Ocean Ranger Audio
Digital Archives Disaster strikes the Ocean Ranger Feb 15, 2002 | 3:54As the storm rages, something goes terribly wrong aboard the Ocean Ranger.
Digital Archives - Could the Ocean Ranger disaster happen again?Feb 15, 2001 | 9:19Digital Archives Could the Ocean Ranger disaster happen again? Audio
Digital Archives Could the Ocean Ranger disaster happen again? Feb 15, 2001 | 9:19A lot has changed in the nearly two decades since the Ocean Ranger sank, but not enough to rule out another oil rig disaster.
Digital Archives - Ocean Ranger Disaster: new lifeboat system unveiledMar 7, 1987 | 2:18Digital Archives Ocean Ranger Disaster: new lifeboat system unveiled Video
Digital Archives Ocean Ranger Disaster: new lifeboat system unveiled Mar 7, 1987 | 2:18Five years after the Ocean Ranger disaster, an improved lifeboat launch system is shown to the public.
Digital Archives - Ocean Ranger memorial unveiledJul 10, 1985 | 2:17Digital Archives Ocean Ranger memorial unveiled Video
Digital Archives Ocean Ranger memorial unveiled Jul 10, 1985 | 2:17Three years after the disaster, clergy and politicians unveil a stark memorial to those lost on the doomed rig.
Digital Archives - Ocean Ranger report blames equipment and trainingAug 13, 1984 | 2:04Digital Archives Ocean Ranger report blames equipment and training Video
Digital Archives Ocean Ranger report blames equipment and training Aug 13, 1984 | 2:04The Royal Commission on the Ocean Ranger Marine Disaster releases its findings, and says the disaster could have been prevented.
Digital Archives - Poor training led to Ocean Ranger disasterDec 21, 1983 | 1:49Digital Archives Poor training led to Ocean Ranger disaster Video
Digital Archives Poor training led to Ocean Ranger disaster Dec 21, 1983 | 1:49American investigation recommends better training and other changes.
Digital Archives - Ocean Ranger victims' families seek settlementOct 13, 1983 | 1:45Digital Archives Ocean Ranger victims' families seek settlement Video
Digital Archives Ocean Ranger victims' families seek settlement Oct 13, 1983 | 1:45Families of 54 Newfoundlanders who died on the rig meet with lawyers.
Digital Archives - Ocean Ranger wreck towed to deeper waterAug 22, 1983 | 0:27Digital Archives Ocean Ranger wreck towed to deeper water Video
Digital Archives Ocean Ranger wreck towed to deeper water Aug 22, 1983 | 0:27Ensuring the rig will never threaten sailors' lives again.
Digital Archives - Divers die trying to move Ocean Ranger wreckJun 21, 1983 | 2:11Digital Archives Divers die trying to move Ocean Ranger wreck Video
Digital Archives Divers die trying to move Ocean Ranger wreck Jun 21, 1983 | 2:11Even after sinking, the Ocean Ranger claims more lives.
Digital Archives - Investigating the Ocean Ranger disasterOct 24, 1982 | 16:10Digital Archives Investigating the Ocean Ranger disaster Audio
Digital Archives Investigating the Ocean Ranger disaster Oct 24, 1982 | 16:10A Canadian royal commission and a U.S. inquiry look into why the rig sank and why nobody survived.
Digital Archives - Ocean Ranger: royal commission; lawsuits filedJul 10, 1982 | 3:54Digital Archives Ocean Ranger: royal commission; lawsuits filed Video
Digital Archives Ocean Ranger: royal commission; lawsuits filed Jul 10, 1982 | 3:54Looking for answers under the sea and in courts of inquiry.
Digital Archives - A walkthrough of the Ocean Ranger disasterFeb 21, 1982 | 18:34Digital Archives A walkthrough of the Ocean Ranger disaster Audio
Digital Archives A walkthrough of the Ocean Ranger disaster Feb 21, 1982 | 18:34One week later, Sunday Morning tells the story of the oil rig disaster from beginning to end.
Digital Archives - Science of the Ocean Ranger disasterFeb 20, 1982 | 21:31Digital Archives Science of the Ocean Ranger disaster Audio
Digital Archives Science of the Ocean Ranger disaster Feb 20, 1982 | 21:31Quirks & Quarks examines the reasons the Ranger sank.
Digital Archives - Newfoundland - the Ocean Ranger disasterFeb 19, 1982 | 4:06Digital Archives Newfoundland - the Ocean Ranger disaster Video
Digital Archives Newfoundland - the Ocean Ranger disaster Feb 19, 1982 | 4:06As bodies are brought back to St. John's, families and friends seeks solace at memorial services across the province.

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