Friday, December 18, 2020
Lifesaving Incidents

15 Sailors Missing From Bulker Off Vietnam

At least 15 sailors were missing on Thursday after the Panama-flagged cargo ship Xin Hong capsized in rough seas off Vietnam. The incident happened near the province of Binh Thuan...

December 18, 2020
Total Views: 913

Thursday, October 4, 2018
ying hai ship
Maritime News

Video: Cargo Ship Sinks in Taiwan Strait

The 70-meter cargo ship Ying Hai sank in the Taiwan Strait on Wednesday after it developing a heavy list on a voyage from Kaohsiung city to Busan Korea. The Taiwanese-flagged...

October 4, 2018
Total Views: 59

Friday, April 22, 2016

Terrifying Video Shows Moment a Tourist Catamaran Capsized and Sank Off Costa Rica – GRAPHIC

A new video posted online shows the terrifying moments a tourist boat with more than 100 people capsized off the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. The video was reportedly filmed...

April 22, 2016
Total Views: 100

Sunday, November 29, 2015
Maritime News

Eleven Missing After Cargo Ship Sinks Off the Philippines

Eleven people are missing and feared dead after a Panama-flagged cargo ship sank in the South China Sea off the Philippines, the Philippines Coast Guard has confirmed. The ship, the...

November 29, 2015
Total Views: 59

Monday, June 22, 2015

Two Tugs Sink on St. Lawrence River Near Cornwall

  Crewmembers are safe after a tugboat capsized and sank on the St. Lawrence River near Cornwall, Ontario after becoming pinned against a barge in strong current. Reports say now...

June 22, 2015
Total Views: 55

Monday, May 4, 2015

Red Alert Posted After Ammonium Nitrate Barge Sinks Off Puntarenas

A public health emergency was declared in Costa Rica this weekend after a barge carrying ammonium nitrate sank off the country’s Pacific coast. Costa Rica’s National Emergency Commission issued a ‘Red Alert’ for...

May 4, 2015
Total Views: 5

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Maritime News

Russian Trawler Was Sunk by Greed and Corruption, Investigators Say

Greed and corruption were to blame for the sinking of a Russian trawler last week in which at least 56 crew died, a spokesman for investigators said on Wednesday.

April 8, 2015
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Thursday, April 2, 2015

At Least 56 Now Dead After Russian Trawler Sinks in Icy Western Pacific

At least 54 crew on a Russian fishing trawler died and 15 were missing after it sank in freezing waters off the Kamchatka Peninsula in the Western Pacific Ocean late on Wednesday, officials in the area said.

April 2, 2015
Total Views: 11

Friday, January 23, 2015
nalani tug

11 Rescued After Tug Sinks Off Hawaii

The U.S. Coast Guard reports the 95-foot tug Nalani unexpectedly sank on the afternoon of Thursday, 23 January in waters approximately 2,200 feet deep (670 meters) two and half miles west of...

January 23, 2015
Total Views: 16

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Four Rescued After Tugboat Sinks Off Rhode Island

A 55-foot tugboat towing an empty barge capsized and sank Wednesday night off of Point Judith, Rhode Island. All four people aboard the tug were rescued from the water by...

October 23, 2014
Total Views: 118

Monday, October 20, 2014

Coast Guard Rescues Two From Sinking Yacht in Washington [PHOTOS]

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued two people after their yacht began taking on water north of Dungeness Spit, near Sequim, Washington, on Friday.

October 20, 2014
Total Views: 80

Friday, October 10, 2014

Two Dead After Taiwan’s Largest and Most Advanced Research Vessel Sinks

Update: Video Shows RV Ocean Researcher V Aground Off Taiwan, Search and Rescue Two people are reported dead and 43 have been rescued after the Taiwanese-flagged ocean research and survey vessel...

October 10, 2014
Total Views: 161