Luxury charter cat burns and sinks

Discussion in 'All Things Boats & Boating' started by Mr Efficiency, Oct 3, 2013.

  1. Mr Efficiency
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    No-one hurt, but she burnt to the waterline and sank, reportedly after a fire started in an engine room. Aluminium burns like all heck when it gets a go on ! Oh well, it is a solid rocket fuel, after all. Boat looked a bit long and lean compared to others, had a cruise speed of 15 knots and a maximum of 20. The owners are heading to the site to see what can be salvaged, which surely would not seem to be much.
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