And you thought you were having a bad day...

Discussion in 'All Things Boats & Boating' started by cthippo, Jan 30, 2021.

  1. cthippo
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    cthippo Senior Member

  2. BlueBell
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    BlueBell "Whatever..."

    Happens every six weeks sadly.
    Usually all hands lost.
     
  3. Mr Efficiency
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    Mr Efficiency Senior Member

    That would cause some consternation aboard.
     
  4. missinginaction
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    missinginaction Senior Member

    Wow, I've seen ships bending and twisting in a seaway but never breaking up like this. Sad that a ship owner would let a boat like that go out. I'm just a pleasure boater. Isn't there some kind of inspection system in place for these ships? There should be.
     

  5. hoytedow
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    hoytedow Old Woodbutcher

    I read it was reg in Palau with Russian and Ukrainian crew. 3 fatalities.
     
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