Latest News for: Ship casualties

Edit

Ken Beaton: Sinking the rising sun

Nevada Appeal 25 Oct 2021
When their captains saw the huge water splashes from the first salvo of 460 mm (18.1-inch) shells, there was a scene similar to Star Trek’s Scotty in the engine room, “I’m givin’ her all I can Captain!” The CVEs’ engine rooms’ “black gang” performed brilliantly! They bypassed all their ships’ steam systems into the engines.
Edit

Navy Details Changes, More Oversight in Wake of USS Bonhomme Richard Arson

NBCBayArea 21 Oct 2021
Navy Probe Finds Major Failures in Fire That Destroyed Ship ...Ships in the shipyard do not have adequate personnel or firefighting equipment to respond to the probable casualty ... He said the loss of the Bonhomme Richard should force the Navy to better prepare its sailors to recognize the risks when a ship is docked.
Edit

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Oct. 20

China.dot.org 20 Oct 2021
(Pakistan-Explosion-Casualties) ... SEOUL -- A ship with nine crewmen capsized in waters off South Korea's easternmost islets of Dokdo (called Takeshima by Japan), Yonhap news agency reported Wednesday citing the South Korean coast guard. The coast guard was informed by Japanese authorities that the 72-ton ship tipped over at about 2.24 p.m.
Edit

Navy details changes, more oversight in wake of warship fire

The Maryville Daily Times 20 Oct 2021
Navy leaders said Wednesday that a key finding showed that Navy crews are highly capable of fighting shipboard fires while at sea and in combat, but those skills decline when ships are docked for maintenance ...Ships in the shipyard do not have adequate personnel or firefighting equipment to respond to the probable casualty.
Edit

A parish they never knew – Arthur Beesley on the final resting place in Sligo of five British soldiers

The Irish Times 18 Oct 2021
The other four casualties buried at Ahamlish are presumed, because of the date of death, to have drowned when the troop ship Mohamed Ali El-Kebir sank ... These include 17 Arandora Star casualties, 29 from the Mohamed Ali El-Kebir and seven from the SS Nerissa, a Canadian troop ship ...
Edit

Coast Guard believes 1,200-foot ship dragged California oil pipeline

WPTV 18 Oct 2021
Investigators believe a massive cargo ship dragging anchor in rough seas ... The Coast Guard has it has designated the owner and the operator of the ship have been designated as parties of interest in the marine casualty investigation currently underway as a result of the oil spill.
Edit

Coast Guard names “parties in interest” in California oil spill

Sandhills Express 18 Oct 2021
On Saturday, the Coast Guard designated the MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company, S.A ... The Coast Guard said in a statement that members of the Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board marine casualty investigators boarded the container ship MSC DANIT in the Port of Long Beach.
Edit

MSC Boxship May Have Dragged Anchor Over San Pedro Pipeline

The Maritime Executive 18 Oct 2021
Coast Guard investigative team believes that the container ship MSC Danit may have been involved in ... Coast Guard has designated vessel operator Mediterranean Shipping Company and shipowner Dordellas Finance Corporation as "parties in interest" to the marine casualty investigation.
Edit

NI man part of expedition to Titanic’s sister ship Britannic illustrated in new book

Belfast Telegraph 18 Oct 2021
A book of unique photographs has been published illustrating an impressive diving expedition undertaken back in 2019 to Titanic’s sister ship, Britannic ... Thankfully, not many were on board the ship when it sank as it was on its way from the UK to Greece to pick up casualties from the war.
Edit

OC oil spill: Coast Guard, NTSB investigators board suspected anchor-dragging ship in Long Beach

Daily Breeze 17 Oct 2021
Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board marine casualty investigators boarded the container ship MSC DANIT on Saturday in the Port of Long Beach ... and Long Beach, determined that the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) DANIT was involved in an anchor-dragging incident on Jan.
Edit

Ship owner, operator of interest in California oil spill

Seattle PI 17 Oct 2021
Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board marine casualty investigators boarded a container ship, MSC DANIT, on Saturday in the Port of Long Beach that was involved in a January anchor-dragging ...
Edit

OC oil spill: Coast Guard designates ship owner, operator as 'parties of interest'

ABC7 17 Oct 2021
Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board marine casualty investigators boarded a container ship, MSC DANIT, on Saturday in the Port of Long Beach that was involved in a January anchor-dragging incident ...
Edit

US Coast Guard Investigating Container Ship Suspected in California Oil Spill

Urdu Point 17 Oct 2021
Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety board (NTSB) marine casualty investigators boarded the container ship MSC DANIT, Saturday, in the Port of Long Beach," the coast guard said in a statement.
Edit

USCG: MSC Boxship May Have Dragged Anchor Over San Pedro Pipeline

The Maritime Executive 17 Oct 2021
Coast Guard investigative team believes that the container ship MSC Danit may have been involved in ... Coast Guard has designated vessel operator Mediterranean Shipping Company and shipowner Dordellas Finance Corporation as "parties in interest" to the marine casualty investigation.
Edit

UAE: Ministry slams fake news about university

Khaleej Times 13 Oct 2021
It categorically stated that the reports were untrue ... It was in the 801-1000 band in 2021 ... UAE ... Dubai Police slam rumours around ship fire casualties at Jebel Ali port.
×