Friday, April 13, 2012
Uncategorized

Antarctic Cruise Adventure Goes Awry

A month long “adventure cruise” to Antarctica and a number of remote South Atlantic islands a turn for the worse earlier this week when the cruise ship M/V Plancius broke...

April 13, 2012
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Wednesday, December 8, 2010
Weather

Cruise ship encounters heavy seas in Drake Passage, loses power to one engine

Check out this video of the Antarctic cruise ship, Clelia II, as it “limps” back to Argentina in heavy seas.  The vessel, with 100 passengers and 60 crew, lost power...

December 8, 2010
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Wednesday, February 18, 2009
Blog

Ocean Nova Incident Photos – Cruise Ship, Aground in Antarctica

(Photo: Reuters) The Bahaman-flagged cruise ship, Ocean Nova, ran aground in Antarctica’s Marguerite Bay amid high winds and rough seas Tuesday morning with 64 passengers and 41 crew members aboard. ...

February 18, 2009
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