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Saturday, January 17, 2015
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Maritime News

China Confirms 21 Dead, 1 Missing After Tug Sinks in Yangtze River

Chinese authorities have confirmed that 21 people were killed and one was missing after a tug boat undergoing sea trials sank in the Yangtze River, the

January 17, 2015
Total Views: 11

Saturday, January 3, 2015
Incidents

Ferry Passengers Find Horrifying Scene Off Scotland

Passengers aboard the Northlink ferry Hrossey saw a haunting sight this afternoon in the form of an upturned hull of a ship while sailing in the Pentland

January 3, 2015
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Friday, January 2, 2015
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Incidents

Gearbulk-Owned Ore Carrier Sinks Off Vietnam

Only one crew member from the 190 meter-long bulk carrier Bulk Jupiter has survived after the ship unexpectedly sank 150 nautical miles off the coast of

January 2, 2015
Total Views: 190

Monday, November 24, 2014
Incidents

Two Killed After Barge Sinks Off Germany

Two people were killed Monday morning when the barge they were on sank in heavy seas off the coast of

November 24, 2014
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Wednesday, November 19, 2014
News

Malaysian Navy Ship Sinks at Dock

A Royal Malaysian Navy hydrographic vessel partially sank while docked at a naval shipyard where it was scheduled to undergo maintenance and

November 19, 2014
Total Views: 119

Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Incidents

Nine Missing After Chinese Ship Sinks Off Japan -Reports

A search is underway for nine missing crewmembers from a Chinese-flagged ship which sank Tuesday in the Sea of Japan, according to

October 1, 2014
Total Views: 9

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
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Collision

Coast Guard Cutter Collides With and Sinks F/V Sea Shepherd

The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Key Largo collided with the 42-foot commercial fishing vessel Sea Shepherd earlier today, sinking the vessel approximately nine

September 23, 2014
Total Views: 87

Thursday, September 18, 2014
Incidents

Towboat Sinks in Upper Mississippi River

The U.S. Coast Guard is responding to the reported sinking of a towing vessel early Thursday morning in the upper Mississippi River near Chester, Illinois,

September 18, 2014
Total Views: 17

Monday, August 18, 2014
Incidents

Two Now Missing After Boat Carrying Foreign Tourists Sinks in Eastern Indonesia – UPDATE

Bad weather was hampering a desperate search on Monday for two foreign tourists still missing after a boat travelling between two Indonesian islands sank at

August 18, 2014
Total Views: 11

Monday, July 21, 2014
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Incidents

Three Dead After POSH Mogami Semi-Submersible Sinks

Singapore’s Maritime Port Authority (MPA) announced this weekend the 30,500 dwt semi-submersible barge POSH Mogami, owned by PACC Offshore Services

July 21, 2014
Total Views: 74

Sunday, July 6, 2014
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Incidents

Barge Sinks With $38 Million in Power Cables Aboard

While loaded with a USD $38 million cargo of power cables destined for the North Sea, the 1984-built cable barge AMT Explorer capsized and sank on 3 July while

July 6, 2014
Total Views: 81

Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Incidents

Mississippi River Reopens After Tug Sinks

The U.S. Coast Guard has reopened the Mississippi River tonight near St. Louis, Missouri after a 70-foot towing vessel named Jim Marko sank earlier on Tuesday

July 1, 2014
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Wednesday, April 9, 2014
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Incidents

Oil Tanker Sinks in Gulf of Thailand

An oil tanker carrying upwards of 60,000 liters of oil sludge sank in the Gulf of Thailand today according to the Thai News Agency. Surachai

April 9, 2014
Total Views: 11

Friday, April 4, 2014
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Incidents

Cargo Ship Sinks, 11 North Korean Sailors Missing

SEOUL, April 4 (Reuters) – A Mongolian-flagged cargo ship has sunk off the southern coast of South Korea, with most of the 16 North Korean crew members

April 4, 2014
Total Views: 7

Monday, March 10, 2014
St Austell Bay
Incidents

Limestone Carrier Remains Afloat After Crew Evacuated Off Cornish Coast – VIDEO

MV Sea Breeze, a 87-meter ship carrying 2,750 tons of limestone sent out a mayday call on Sunday as water began flooding into the vessel while 12 miles east

March 10, 2014
Total Views: 62

Thursday, March 6, 2014
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Interesting

Russian Warship Sunk Off Crimea

The Ukrainian Ministry of Defense released the above image today showing the Russian Navy’s Ochakov, a Kara-class cruiser, which was intentionally sunk

March 6, 2014
Total Views: 857

Monday, February 10, 2014
Maritime News

Crew Rescued From Sinking Cargo Ship in Black Sea

A general cargo ship carrying timber from Romania to Turkey has sunk in the Black Sea but not before all eleven crewmembers safely abandoned the vessel in life

February 10, 2014
Total Views: 8

Wednesday, February 5, 2014
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Incidents

Cargo Ship Breaks Up Off France [IMAGES]

A Spanish cargo ship broke in two on Wednesday after hitting a sea wall off the southwestern coast of France in high winds and was leaking some fuel into the

February 5, 2014
Total Views: 421

Saturday, February 1, 2014
Maritime News

Cargo Ship Sinks Off Yemen Killing 12 Crew

A cargo ship sank off the coast of Yemen killing all 12 crew, the Interior Ministry said on

February 1, 2014
Total Views: 5

Monday, January 20, 2014
Interesting

500-Foot Log Carrier Abandoned in the Pacific

The U.S. Coast Guard reports today that twenty-four sailors from the M/V Rich Forest are now safe after being rescued by the bulk carrier CS Sunshine, 440

January 20, 2014
Total Views: 4