Photo Report: Ferry capsizes off Fijian capital Suva

Photo Report: Ferry capsizes off Fijian capital Suva

The Ro-Ro cargo ship Suilven capsized off port of Suva in the afternoon of Nov 24, 2015 local time. The ship began listing to starboard as it entered the harbour at the end of a journey from the Northern …
Nov 24, 2015 /  Accidents
Photo Report: Ferry capsized in Lamong Bay near Surabaya Port, Indonesia

Photo Report: Ferry capsized in Lamong Bay near Surabaya Port, Indonesia

The Wihan Sejahtera capsized and sank in the Lamong Bay just after having left the port of Surabaya on Nov 16, 2015, at 09.30 a.m. local time. Image: kaltim.tribunnews.com / @druginesia via …
Nov 16, 2015 /  Accidents
Passenger boat capsizes in Philippines, 7 dead, 2 missing

Passenger boat capsizes in Philippines, 7 dead, 2 missing

A pump boat carrying about 37 passengers and five crew members capsized in Iloilo-Guimaras Strait in central Philippines at around 4 p.m. local time on Sunday (October 18). Image: PCG According to the Philippine Coast …
Oct 21, 2015 /  Accidents
Livestock carrier capsizes in Brazilian port leaving cattle stranded (Video)

Livestock carrier capsizes in Brazilian port leaving cattle stranded (Video)

A livestock carrier capsized and sank while berthed at Porto Vila do Conde in Barcarena, Brazil, leaving cattle stranded on top of the overturned hull. Image: g1.globo.com / Renato Pereira/ Arquivo pessoal Some 5,000 …
Oct 7, 2015 /  Accidents
80 Stranded At Sea after Ferry Capsizes While Sailing To South Ari Atoll (Maldives)

80 Stranded At Sea after Ferry Capsizes While Sailing To South Ari Atoll (Maldives)

A ferry has capsized while sailing en route from the Male capital to South Ari Atoll (Alif Dhaal atoll) Maamigli. Roughly 80 passengers were left stranded at sea as a result of the capsizing – including women and …
Sep 15, 2015 /  Accidents
Video: Fishing Boat capsizes off South Korea, killing 10

Video: Fishing Boat capsizes off South Korea, killing 10

A boat carrying passengers on a fishing trip capsized off the southern coast of South Korea killing ten people, the local Coast Guard authority reported on Sunday. Other eight passengers are still missing, three people …
Sep 7, 2015 /  Accidents
Update: Chinese ferry victims reached 431, eleven people still missing

Update: Chinese ferry victims reached 431, eleven people still missing

The number of bodies recovered after the accident of the capsized passenger ship Eastern Star in the Yangtze river last week, reached 431. On Sunday, a mourning event was held by Chinese officials, members of the rescue …
Jun 8, 2015 /  Accidents
Update: Eastern Star ferry upturned, 97 bodies recovered

Update: Eastern Star ferry upturned, 97 bodies recovered

Chinese search and rescue teams worked over the last 24 hours to upturn the capsized Eastern Star ferry. Vessel’s top-deck cabins poked up of the water of the Yangtze river after disaster teams righted the vessel …
Jun 5, 2015 /  Accidents
Hundreds dead as smuggler's boat capsizes in the Mediterranean

Hundreds dead as smuggler's boat capsizes in the Mediterranean

About 700 migrants are feared to have lost their lives after their boat capsized just outside Libyan waters. A rescue operation is currently ongoing in what could be the deadliest disaster involving migrants in the …
Apr 20, 2015 /  Accidents
 Amadeo 1 capsizes in Kirke Canal

Amadeo 1 capsizes in Kirke Canal

Amadeo 1, a ro-ro vessel, has capsized in the Kirke Canal in southern Chile. The incident occurred on August 18 at about 10:15 a.m. local time when the vessel hit a rock some 100 nm northwest of Punta Arenas. The Amadeo …
Aug 20, 2014 /  Accidents