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Tanker Sinks in the Gulf of Siam - Massive Oil Spill Raises Environmental Concerns

The Thai-flagged Tanker, GOLDEN BRIDGE 2 sank during the morning hours of December the 3rd while transiting through the Gulf of Siam, Thailand.

Dec 06 2019

Cargo Ship Master Dies While Attempting to Abandon Sinking Vessel

The Vietnamese-flagged General Cargo Ship, TOAN PHAT 68 sank during the morning hours of November the 30th while transiting through the South China Sea.

Dec 02 2019

Containership Sinks off the Coast of Indonesia - All Seafarers Sucessfully Rescued

The Indonesian-flagged Containership, MITRA SEJAHTERA IX sank during the morning hours of November the 23rd while transiting off the coast of Indonesia.

Nov 26 2019

Tragedy as Vessel Carrying over 14,000 Sheep Capsizes off the Coast of Romania

The Palau-flagged Livestock Carrier, QUEEN HIND capsized during the morning hours of Sunday the 24th of November as the vessel was transiting off the coast of Romania.

Nov 25 2019

Capsized Tug Spills Diesel after Colliding with Bridge

The United States-flagged Tug, MISS BONNIE capsized during the morning hours of Sunday the 17th of November after colliding with a bridge in Oregon, US.

Nov 20 2019

Two Vessels Sink in the Taiwan Strait - 13 Seafarers Rescued, 12 Missing

Thirteen seafarers were rescued and twelve are considered missing after two vessels capsized while transiting through the Taiwan Strait on October the 6th.

Oct 08 2019

Indonesian Government Discovers the Sinking Site of the Nur Allya - 25 Seafarers Feared Dead

The Indonesian government has finally managed to locate the sinking site of the MV Nur Allya, which disappeared some six weeks ago while transiting through the Indonesian Archipelago.

Oct 03 2019

Vessel Involved in Hit & Run - S&R Operation Launched, 11 Seafarers Missing

The Panama-flagged Reefer, MONTELAURA collided with the Moroccan fishing vessel AL AKHAWAYAN during the evening hours of September the 26th while the vessel was transiting off the coast of Morocco.

Sep 30 2019

Vessel Sinks in the Atlantic after being Caught in Hurricane Lorenzo - 3 Seafarers Rescued, 11 Missing

The Luxemburg-flagged Tug, BOURBON RHODE sank after being caught in the middle of the category 4 hurricane, Lorenzo

Sep 30 2019

Massive Blaze Onboard Russian Fishing Trawler Docked at Norwegian Port - 100 People Evacuated due to Fear of Explosion

The Russian-flagged Fishing Trawler, BUKHTA NAEZDNIK caught on fire and capsized on September the 25th while docked at the Norwegian port of Breivika, located in the Tromso region.

Sep 26 2019

Vessel Develops List, Begins Taking on Water - Crew Abandons Ship - 13 Rescued, Ghost Ship Successfully Brought to Port

The Sierra Leone-flagged Cargo Vessel, JI SHUN developed a list and began to capsize during the early morning hours of September the 19th while off the coast of Taiwan.

Sep 23 2019

General Cargo Ship Gets Caught in Typhoon - Crashes on Rocks, Develops List - Crew Members Abandon Vessel

The crew of the Mongolian-flagged General Cargo Ship, VANWAH had to abandon their vessel after being caught in Typhoon Tapah.

Sep 23 2019

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