High Seas Hit and Run UPDATE: The captain of MV B Oceania’s sistership tells the story…

The MV Oceania (left) going down after a collision with the MV Xin Tai Hin (right) near Pulau Pisang. Image via NewStraitsTimes  In this unofficial account, the master of MV B Oceania's sister ship describes the sequence of events leading to the terrible collision and sinking of his company's vessel.   "The passage across to the Malacca Straits passed without … [Read more...]

High Seas Hit and Run!!?? You gotta be kidding me…

Image from VesselTracker.com So apparently this ship was carrying ore between India and China when it was hit by another ship, splitting it in two.  And the other ship ran away like nothing happened... If anyone sees a ship in the Straits of Malacca missing it's bow, please send us photos, or comment via the Forum thread... … [Read more...]