Damaged ‘Saga Sky’ Moved to Port in Dunkirk, France

The damaged cargo ship Saga Sky has been moved into port to undergo repairs after losing power and steering and colliding with a stone barge off Dover, England on Sunday. The ship sustained damage and was taking on water after it drifted into a rock barge in heavy weather at the Varne Bank approximately three miles southwest of Dover. The UK Coastguard said it … [Read more...]

Eleven Rescued from Cargo Ship in England After Heavy Weather Collision

A major search and rescue operation off Dover, England on Sunday after a cargo ship with 23 crew members lost power and collided with a barge in heavy weather. The general cargo ship, the Saga Sky, has been moved to a safe anchorage at Dungeness. The UK Coastguard says it received a distress call from the Hong Kong-flagged Saga Sky at around 7:20 a.m. Sunday … [Read more...]