In this Nov. 22, 2013, file photo, the SS United States sits moored in Philadelphia. Officials of the Crystal Cruises luxury travel company had planed to overhaul the ship for at least $700 million but faced “insurmountable” challenges after inspections and called off the plans.
In this Nov. 22, 2013, file photo, the SS United States sits moored in Philadelphia. Officials of the Crystal Cruises luxury travel company had planed to overhaul the ship for at least $700 million but faced “insurmountable” challenges after inspections and called off the plans. Matt Rourke AP
In this Nov. 22, 2013, file photo, the SS United States sits moored in Philadelphia. Officials of the Crystal Cruises luxury travel company had planed to overhaul the ship for at least $700 million but faced “insurmountable” challenges after inspections and called off the plans. Matt Rourke AP

Plans to restore SS United States sink under ‘insurmountable’ challenges

August 05, 2016 04:54 PM

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