For those interested, this is all preeminently explained by F.G. Jünger in his Griechische Götter.
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From 03.02.2010. This is a rare departure from the anarch theme - but I saw a newspaper article today relating that the Concorde disaster of a few years ago was probably caused by panels of titanium lying on the runway and I simply can't resist! In various places in his work, Ernst Jünger speaks of the prophetic message in the Titanic's fate. In his words, Cassandra has hardly ever spoken as unambiguously: in the name of the ship; in the overweening technical pride associated with it; in its sinking on a maiden voyage between the Old World and New World.