|Series||Seconds from Disaster|
|Airdate||July 25, 2006|
|Date||April 14-15, 1912|
|Nature||Iceberg Collision, Rivet Failure|
Titanic is the 33rd episode of Seconds from Disaster, investigates how did the "Unsinkable" ship sunk.
The RMS Titanic on its maiden voyage from Southampton to New York with over 2,000 people on board strikes an iceberg. The rivets holding the hull together fail upon impact, allowing water to enter the first five compartments, one more than the ship can handle. Within 2 hours and 40 minutes, the ship sinks.