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Russian Captain Fined in U.S. for BAC Four Times the Legal Limit
The Russian ship captain of a Maltese-flagged freighter has been sentenced in Oregon to pay a $1,000 fine for operating his ship with a BAC that was over four times...
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Drunk Captain Saved By The Bell, A Helicopter, Other Ships, And a Little Bit of Luck
The Captain of the Maltese-flagged M/V Wilson Avonmouth is lucky to have avoided going aground near Helsingor, Denmark after passing out at the helm, and only to be awoken by frantic attempts...
Thursday, May 17, 2012
Sleeping Drunk Master Blamed in 2011 ‘Karin Schepers’ Grounding
A drunken master that had fallen asleep in the bridge is to blame for the August 2011 grounding of the Karin Schepers along the UK’s Cornish coast, according to an...
Friday, March 9, 2012
Captain Arrested after Cargo Ship Collides with Ferry [UPDATED]
UPDATE: The captain of M/V Union Moon, plead guilty to excess alcohol by the master of a ship Friday morning. The captain, Miroslaw Pozniak, 55, from Poland, will remain in custody...
Monday, March 5, 2012
Drunk Freighter Captain Arrested on Columbia River [UPDATE]
M/V Laconia. Photo (c) Clark Crawford via MarineTraffic.com Update: The captain of the Maltese-flagged M/V Laconia that was arrested last week after failing a breathalyzer test was not just slightly...
Monday, February 20, 2012
AIS Track Data Reveals Drunken Ship Driving by Russian Captain [UPDATE]
Musta been a heck of a night for the master of the Danica Hav before he pulled out of the Swedish port of Varberg. A few hours later he was...
Thursday, August 18, 2011
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