Australian Billionaire To Build Titanic Replica

An Australian mining magnate has commissioned a Chinese shipyard to build a replica of the ill-fated Titanic, complete in every detail but equipped with modern technology to prevent a repeat of the original's fateful maiden voyage 100 years ago.

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  • Billionaires' winter of discontent - Canberra Times
    ... s Brisbane seat of Lilley, but that he would also build Titanic II. ... bid to kill the Australian coalmining ... for Palmer said the ...
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BING NEWS:
  • Australian billionaire to build Titanic II
    SYDNEY - One of Australia’s richest men, Clive Palmer, on Monday unveiled plans to build a 21st century version of the doomed Titanic in China, with its first voyage from England to New York set for 2016. Palmer, a self-made mining billionaire, said he ...
    04/30/2012 - 2:39 pm | View Link
  • Australian billionaire will build "Titanic 2" to mark centenary
    The Australian mining billionaire Clive Palmer has launched his plans to build a replica of the world-famous Titanic ship. Palmer, who is one of the world's richest men, has commissioned a Chinese state-owned firm to start work on the Titanic 2 at the end ...
    04/30/2012 - 5:41 am | View Link
  • Australian billionaire to build Titanic replica
    (CNN)-- An Australian mining magnate has commissioned a Chinese shipyard to build a replica of the ill-fated Titanic, complete in every detail but equipped with modern technology to prevent a repeat of the original's fateful maiden voyage 100 years ago.
    04/30/2012 - 5:08 am | View Link
  • Titanic to sail again? Australian billionaire vows to build high-tech replica
    CANBERRA, Australia -- An Australian billionaire said Monday he'll build a high-tech replica of the Titanic at a Chinese shipyard and its maiden voyage in late 2016 will be from England to New York, just like its namesake planned. Weeks after the 100th ...
    04/30/2012 - 5:05 am | View Link
  • Australian billionaire plans to build Titanic II
    A new Titanic could be sailing the high seas within a few years. View photo Billionaire mining magnate Clive Palmer. (AFP Photo/Tertius Pickard) Australian mining magnate Clive Palmer announced plans Monday to build an ultra-modern, luxury version of the ...
    04/30/2012 - 1:07 am | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
  • Clive Palmer
    Clive Frederick Palmer (born 26 March 1954) is an Australian businessman, politician, political activist, and owner of Mineralogy. He has iron ore, nickel and coal ...
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  • Titanic II: Australian tycoon unveils plans for replica of ...
    The Titanic sails again: Australian tycoon unveils plans for perfect replica of doomed vessel (except with a few more lifeboats) By Daniel Bates
    01/12/2014 - 2:32 pm | View Website
  • BBC News
    An Australian billionaire has unveiled plans to build an almost-exact replica of the ill-fated Titanic. Clive Palmer's plans to build the Titanic II cruise ...
    02/27/2013 - 11:39 am | View Website
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    Last year, rumors popped up that Australian billionaire Clive Palmer was working on cloning a dinosaur. Whatever happens to those plans, it's clear that Palmer has a ...
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  • Billionaire releases plans for Titanic replica set to sail ...
    An Australian billionaire is getting ready to build a new version of the Titanic that could set sail in late 2016.
    02/27/2013 - 12:19 am | View Website
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