Home Tags Marine Accident investigation

Marine Accident investigation

Flashback in maritime history - Toya Maru Japanese ferry sinking, resulting in 1500 deaths, 26 Sept. 1954

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The Tōya Maru was a Japanese train ferry constructed by the Japanese National Railways which sank during a typhoon in the Tsugaru Strait between the Japanese...

Malta – Marine Safety Investigation into tanker-fishing vessel collision

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) Transport Malta issued the report of its investigation of the 4 September 2019 collision of the laden tanker Kanala and the Chinese fishing...

Flashback in maritime history - Fire on SS Morro Castle on 8 September 1934 (video)

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The passenger/cargo ship SS Morro Castle caught fire and burned on 8 September 1934, while on a voyage from Havana, Cuba to New York. The origin...

USS Fitzgerald-ACX Crystal fatal collision Investigation Report from the NTSB

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) issued the final report of the investigation of the 17 June 2017 collision involving the US...

Flashback in maritime history - Sinking of SS La Bourgogne, 4 July 1898 with the loss of 549 lives

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The La Bourgogne was built in 1885 at the Société Nouvelles de Forges et Chantiers de Médditerranée in La Seyne-sur-Mer, France for the Compagnie Generale Transatlantique...

UK MAIB investigation report – Loss of cargo containers overboard from container ship Ever Smart

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) On 30 October 2017, the UK registered container ship Ever Smart suffered a container stow collapse while on passage between Taipei, Taiwan, and...

Flashback in maritime history - Sinking of the passenger vessel SS Eastland on the Chicago River, 24 July 1915 (video)

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) Thousands of horrified onlookers witnessed Chicago’s most deadly disaster on the morning of July 24, 1915. Warehouse workers along the Chicago River shouted, “Look out,...

Flashback in maritime history - RMS Lancastria: Worst Loss of Life on a British Ship, June 17th, 1940 (Video)

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) This British ocean liner was commandeered by the government during World War II. It was sunk on June 17th, 1940, resulting in the loss...

Flashback in maritime history - A Spectacle of Horror – Steamship General Slocum fire – 15 June 1904

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) On 15 June 1904, the excursion steamer General Slocum caught fire while operating on the East River in New York City. More than...

Flashback in maritime history - China cruise ship disaster M/V Dongfang zhi Xing (Eastern Star) on 1 June 2015

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The 76 meter long four-deck river passenger ship Eastern Star (Dongfangzhixing) capsized and sank on the Yangtze River in the Wuhan, Damazhou area. The vessel...
[Total: 3]