Salvage: Code Red premieres on Discovery Channel June 23


Wednesday, June 23 at 10 p.m. ET/9 p.m. PT

In this dynamic high-stakes series, real-life action heroes race against time to rescue stricken ships, their cargo and crew in some of the world’s most dangerous waters. There are 500 serious ship wreck incidents reported annually, from explosions and fires on oil tankers, to ships wrecked by storms and head-on collisions. Marine salvaging is one of the world’s most dangerous jobs and lives are lost each year. This five-part series follows the action across the globe as salvage teams battle to save stricken ships just moments away from environmental disaster. These complex engineering operations require equal amounts of skill and courage. Whether battling to right a capsized ferry, running headlong into a typhoon to rescue a coal carrier, or salvaging a beached freighter, SALVAGE: CODE RED offers an exclusive inside look at one of the most treacherous jobs in the world.