Friday, January 2, 2015
norman atlantic fire
Fire Incidents

Norman Atlantic Fire Damage [IMAGES]

The following images were shared with us today by gCaptain contributor Roberto Quarta in Brindisi, Italy. A passenger on board shot video of the evacuation, watch it here: The following image...

January 2, 2015
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norman atlantic tow
News

After Deadly Blaze, Burnt-Out Ferry Towed to Italy

Tug boats hauled the burnt-out hulk of the ferry that caught fire on Sunday off the coast of Greece to a southern Italian port on Friday, opening the way for an investigation into the cause of the blaze that killed at least 11 people.

January 2, 2015
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Tuesday, December 30, 2014
News

MV Norman Atlantic Death Toll Likely to Rise

Ten people died and several people may be missing as rescue teams continue to search for bodies following the evacuation of 427 people in rough seas and high winds from an Italian ferry that caught fire en route from Greece to Italy.

December 30, 2014
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norman atlantic ferry fire
Maritime News

Seamen Killed by Tow Cable to Norman Atlantic Car Ferry

Two Albanian seamen were killed during an operation to salvage a multideck car ferry that caught fire off Greece's Adriatic Coast when a cable connecting their boat to the ferry snapped and hit them

December 30, 2014
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Monday, December 29, 2014
News

Stricken MV Norman Atlantic Fully Evacuated, Death Toll Rises [UPDATE]

Rescue teams on Monday completed the evacuation of 427 people from a car ferry that caught fire off Greece's Adriatic coast.

December 29, 2014
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Spirit of Piraeus containership
Fire Incidents

Rescued Ferry Passengers Arrive in Italy from Fire-Scorched Norman Atlantic [UPDATE]

Passengers from a car ferry, ablaze off the coast of Greece, arrived in Italy on Monday as rescue teams worked to save those still stranded

December 29, 2014
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Sunday, December 28, 2014
Fire Incidents

Hundreds Trapped as Ferry Burns in Heavy Seas Off Greece [UPDATE]

"The ship is still on fire, the floor is burning," passenger George Styliaras told Greek TV by telephone, adding that smoke was making it difficult to breathe. "We don't know how long we can hold on."

December 28, 2014
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