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    It's not a recently accident,but is amazing what a pant can cause an early morning....

    http://www.shipwrecklog.com/log/hist...ers-shipwreck/

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      Another old rust bucket splits in two off Turkey: http://gcaptain.com/cargo-ship-split...eid=4674ba0fbe

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        Here from gcaptain today:
        http://gcaptain.com/the-worst-contai...eid=4674ba0fbe

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          The Maersk Honam has finally reached Jebel Ali Anchorage UAE, but with the fire still smoldering:
          https://splash247.com/fire-ravaged-m...hes-jebel-ali/

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            A Liftboat has capsized in the South China Sea while under tow:
            https://splash247.com/ezion-liftboat...uth-china-sea/

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              A former fishing vessel run aground at Lepsoy reef, just north of Aalesund:
              https://www.smp.no/nyheter/2018/07/2...e-17171047.ece

              The boat was seen being towed towards Vegsund shipyard this morning:

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                The Lepsøy Reef (Lepsøyrevet) has seen an astonishing number of ship-contact up through the years - that is another one for the books!
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                British woman rescued 10 hours after falling from cruise ship off Croatia

                https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-45240390
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                  Originally posted by Clipper View Post
                  British woman rescued 10 hours after falling from cruise ship off Croatia

                  https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-45240390
                  She was very lucky, very very lucky. From the "scene of the fall" there seems to be some kind of drum... if she sat on that one, I would understand her falling overboard. Otherwise, sitting on the railing could cause the same accident. Perhaps there needs to be another sign explaining another "common sense" thing, no sitting on top of this and that.

                  But off course, I wasn't there, hence I have no idea about any details at all.
                  With best regards from Jan-Olav Storli

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                  • Clipper
                    Clipper commented
                    Editing a comment
                    This item offers a little more insight into what happened:

                    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-the-papers-45254120 (paragraphs 5 - 9)

                    The information needs to be treated with some caution as it quotes three British tabloid newspapers, which are not exactly famous for their adherence to the facts.

                    That said, with all three saying much the same thing maybe there's some truth in the story that she jumped rather than fell.

                  Cruise ship run aground in Canadian Arctic: https://www.arctictoday.com/cruise-s...arctic-waters/

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                    Quite interesting - Marine Accident Investigation Branch report into the coming together of the CMA CGM Centaurus and the quay in Jebel Ali last year.

                    https://assets.publishing.service.go..._Centaurus.pdf
                    Cheers,

                    Mark.

                    www.pologlover.co.uk

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                      Originally posted by PoloUK View Post
                      Quite interesting - Marine Accident Investigation Branch report into the coming together of the CMA CGM Centaurus and the quay in Jebel Ali last year.

                      https://assets.publishing.service.go..._Centaurus.pdf
                      Thanks for sharing, will read this one in one of the coming days!
                      With best regards from Jan-Olav Storli

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                        A Norwegian frigate KNM Helge Ingstad and a tanker has collided at 4:00 this morning in waters of Hordaland county.

                        All aboard the frigate has been evacuated, and 7 has been injured.

                        Significant damage to the frigate(?).

                        https://www.vg.no/nyheter/innenriks/...ersoner-skadet

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                          The Norwegian prawn trawler Northguider grounded in Hinlopen strait on Nordaustlandet at Svalbard is still in the same position after the crew of 14 were taken up by helicopters from the Governor of Svalbard on Friday 28.12.

                          There is no visible oil leak from the ship.
                          This showed an inspection from the Governor's helicopter on Sunday

                          If the weather stays reasonably good, CGV Svalbard will reach the ship with the necessary equipment to try to save the ship during the next week.

                          The big question is, of course, how much damage the ship is inflicted during the grounding.
                          There are of course difficult working conditions in the dark, cold and snowy weather up in Arctic.

                          A link from newspaper Bergens Tidene shows the ship under the inspection from the helicopter sunday.
                          To watch the video click se video

                          https://www.bt.no/nyheter/lokalt/i/r...-av-darlig-var

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                            This trawler incident is actually quite interesting, and I hope and pray they will be able to save the ship before it sinks. She is now a problem, but if she sinks, the problem will be so much bigger.

                            This area is extremely sensitive.
                            With best regards from Jan-Olav Storli

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