All 63 students and crew aboard a sailing ship that operates as a floating classroom for a Nova Scotia school are safe after a night in lifeboats off the coast of Brazil.
"Everybody is safe," said a spokesman for the Brazilian Navy on Friday morning. Asked if anyone was sick or injured, he said, "Everybody is fine."
The S.V. Concordia, a three-masted sailing ship, sank to the bottom of the Atlantic in "hard winds" and swelling waves.