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America's Cup: Artemis Racing's damaged AC72 is pulled from the water


'Starboard hull, torn trampoline and remains of port hull on the ground - Artemis Racing May 11, 2013'    Erik Simonson/ pressure-drop.us ©    Click Here to view large photo

Artemis Racing's first AC72 has been hauled from the water in San Francisco after it destructed during a bearaway on its final sailing day on May 9, 2013.

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The wreckage and incident is now the subject of two inquiries - one by San Francisco Police Department, and the other by America's Cup Events Authority.

It is not known when either investigation will be concluded or reported.

The ACEA will meet with the four teams on Tuesday in San Francisco May 14, which was a regular, scheduled meeting of the teams, albeit with some new agenda items following the fatal AC72 incident, on Thursday (Pacific time).

Intact starboard hull - Artemis Racing May 11, 2013 -  Erik Simonson- pressure-drop.us ©   Click Here to view large photo


Security at the gate of the compound - Artemis Racing compound -  Erik Simonson- pressure-drop.us ©   Click Here to view large photo

Starboard hull ay mainbeam joint - Artemis Racing May 11, 2013 -  Erik Simonson- pressure-drop.us ©   Click Here to view large photo

Starboard hull and rudder - Artemis Racing May 11, 2013 -  Erik Simonson- pressure-drop.us ©   Click Here to view large photo

Wingsail section is floated ashore - Artemis Racing May 11, 2013 -  Erik Simonson- pressure-drop.us ©   Click Here to view large photo

Starboard hull - Artemis Racing compound May 11, 2013 -  Erik Simonson- pressure-drop.us ©   Click Here to view large photo

Mobile office - Artemis Racing compound -  Erik Simonson- pressure-drop.us ©   Click Here to view large photo

San Francisco Fire Department - Artemis Racing compound -  Erik Simonson- pressure-drop.us ©   Click Here to view large photo

Starboard hull - Artemis Racing May 11, 2013 -  Erik Simonson- pressure-drop.us ©   Click Here to view large photo

Broken main beam - Artemis Racing May 11,2013 -  Erik Simonson- pressure-drop.us ©   Click Here to view large photo


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