There was no party for the mega yacht called “RockStar” Ex "Blind Date" from Trinity Yachts after a drawbridge unexpectedly came down on the passing vessel. Chopper 4 was over the scene as the ship was being towed from Fort Lauderdale to Miami.
A fire this morning, June 19, has destroyed the 102-foot (31m) expedition-style M/Y Polar Bear built by Citadel Yachts. The fire began while the yacht was undergoing regular maintenance at the Marine Group Boat Works shipyard in Southern California.
Video Boat Fails Compilation
6th May 2011
A 112-foot (34m) Sunseeker was destroyed by fire Friday 6th May 2011 evening at Poole Quay in Dorset, England.
The cause of the fire is unknown and the fire service has launched an investigation.
Around Year 1965
Around year 1965, the Carinthia V rammed a rock, which wasn't mentioned in the map,
23rd November 1987
Three Denison yachts sunk. The first to sink was the 32 m For Your Eyes Only, the yacht left Hillsboro Beach, FL for a short trip to the Bahamas.
Unfortunately a professional diver died in Palma de Majorca while working under the Motor yacht Lady Moura,
19th November 1999
The motor yacht "Destiny Langkawi is easily towed by the salvage combination consisting of Wijsmuller Salvage BV and
13th April 2001
The 36 m Azimut Frostys Sleigh rammed and sank a 13 m dive boat and then proceeded to crash into a bridge.
23rd June 2002
The yacht John John struck a sailing ship at full speed. It happened off Esterel Montains (between Cannes and St Raphael, France).
The motor yacht Saharet burned in the harbour of Beaulieu-sur-Mer (France). Built in 1971, from Lavagna Admiral shipyard, about 30 meters.
- Why many experienced captains are never given a chance to get a position on a 30+ m ?
- What is really covering your yacht crew member insurance ?
- During the season, is there enough time for safety drills and training ?
- Can Captains count on duty crew members at dock in case of emergency ?