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05-17 Australian capsize survivor says he threw tools at crocs
C. 05-11 46 people abandon ship during Great Barrier Reef fire Great Barrier Reef, Queensland
3. 04-30 Migrant crisis: Scores missing after boat sinks off Libya Mediterranean Sea, Libya
4. 04-18 Hundreds dead after capsize, say survivors Kalamata, Greece
F. 03-30 Professional surfer mauled by shark off eastern Australia Kiama, Sydney
6. 03-20 9 Cuban migrants die trying to reach US, 18 others rescued
7. 03-19 2 migrants found dead on Greek island Lesbos, Greece
I. 03-17 Attempt to recreate Kon-Tiki voyage ends with rescue Puerto Montt, Chile
J. 03-15 Argentina sinks Chinese fishing boat Lu Yan Yuan Yu 010 Argentina

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East Asia
Boat with more than 400 people aboard sinks...
Ferry captain sentenced to 36 years in jail
Ferry disaster captain arrested
South Korea ferry: Hundreds missing as sh...
More than 200 rescued after ferry sinks
South Korean navy ship sinking near North
Ferry disaster leaves 246 missing
Ferry hit by typhoon
Ship 'sinks in storm'. 600 missing
Ferry captain sentenced to 36 years in jail
Ferry disaster captain arrested
South Korea ferry: Hundreds missing as sh...
More than 200 rescued after ferry sinks
Ferry disaster leaves 246 missing
Ferry hit by typhoon
Ship 'sinks in storm'. 600 missing
Workers turn capsized China ship upright
Boat with more than 400 people aboard sinks...
South Korean navy ship sinking near North
Europe
Hundreds feared dead after Mediterranean boat...
Italy takes over 'migrant ship' after distres...
500 feared dead after boat sunk off Malta c...
Hundreds feared dead in Italy shipwreck
Costa Concordia ship set upright
Cruise ship runs aground in Italy
Five ships sink in storms; 23 missing
Ferry Accident
Europe Europe
Ferry Accident
Costa Concordia ship set upright
Cruise captain under house arrest
Cruise ship runs aground in Italy
1,200 rescued from cruise ship
Italy takes over 'migrant ship' after distres...
Oceania
2 cruise line passengers missing off Australi...
Ship with about 200 aboard capsizes off Austr...
More than 200 rescued after ferry sinks
'Many drown' in asylum shipwreck
'Ghost yacht' found
U.S. sub, Japanese trawler collide
More than 200 rescued after ferry sinks
2 cruise line passengers missing off Australi...
U.S. sub, Japanese trawler collide
Arab Countries
Libya boats capsize off Zuwara carrying hundr...
Hundreds of migrants feared drowned off Lib...
Ferry sinks carrying 150 people
Ship with 1,400 sinks in Red Sea
Cruise ship repels pirates
Ferry sinks carrying 150 people
Ship with 1,400 sinks in Red Sea
Cruise ship repels pirates
War & Army
Arab Countries Arab Countries
War & Army
Italy
Hundreds feared dead after Mediterranean boat...
Hundreds feared dead in Italy shipwreck
Costa Concordia ship set upright
Cruise ship runs aground in Italy
Ferry Accident
Italy Italy
Ferry Accident
Costa Concordia ship set upright
Cruise captain under house arrest
Cruise ship runs aground in Italy
Italy takes over 'migrant ship' after distres...
Polar Regions
Chinese vessel 'may now be stuck in ice'
Russian ship stuck in ice near Antarctica
Sinking ship 'struck iceberg'
Kursk submarine went down
Ferry Accident
Polar Regions Polar Regions
Ferry Accident
Cruise ship strikes ice, stranded on coast
Sinking ship 'struck iceberg'
Kursk submarine went down
Southeast Asia
Ferry sinks after collision off Philippines
Ferry disaster leaves 246 missing
Ferry hit by typhoon
Ship 'sinks in storm'. 600 missing
Ferry disaster leaves 246 missing
Ferry hit by typhoon
Ship 'sinks in storm'. 600 missing
Cruise Ship Accident
Southeast Asia Southeast Asia
Cruise Ship Accident
War & Army
Southeast Asia Southeast Asia
War & Army
Australia
2 cruise line passengers missing off Australi...
Ship with about 200 aboard capsizes off Austr...
'Many drown' in asylum shipwreck
'Ghost yacht' found
Ferry Accident
Australia Australia
Ferry Accident
2 cruise line passengers missing off Australi...
War & Army
Australia Australia
War & Army
Antarctica
Chinese vessel 'may now be stuck in ice'
All 52 passengers rescued from ship trapped i...
Russian ship stuck in ice near Antarctica
Sinking ship 'struck iceberg'
Ferry Accident
Antarctica Antarctica
Ferry Accident
Cruise ship strikes ice, stranded on coast
Sinking ship 'struck iceberg'
War & Army
Antarctica Antarctica
War & Army
South Korea
Ferry captain sentenced to 36 years in jail
Ferry disaster captain arrested
South Korea ferry: Hundreds missing as sh...
South Korean navy ship sinking near North
Ferry captain sentenced to 36 years in jail
Ferry disaster captain arrested
South Korea ferry: Hundreds missing as sh...
Cruise Ship Accident
South Korea South Korea
Cruise Ship Accident
South Korean navy ship sinking near North
Philippines
Ferry sinks after collision off Philippines
Ferry hit by typhoon
Ferry sinks after collision off Philippines
Ferry hit by typhoon
Cruise Ship Accident
Philippines Philippines
Cruise Ship Accident
War & Army
Philippines Philippines
War & Army
Middle East
Ferry sinks carrying 150 people
Ship with 1,400 sinks in Red Sea
Ferry sinks carrying 150 people
Ship with 1,400 sinks in Red Sea
Cruise Ship Accident
Middle East Middle East
Cruise Ship Accident
War & Army
Middle East Middle East
War & Army
Libya
Libya boats capsize off Zuwara carrying hundr...
Hundreds of migrants feared drowned off Lib...
Ferry Accident
Libya Libya
Ferry Accident
Cruise Ship Accident
Libya Libya
Cruise Ship Accident
War & Army
Libya Libya
War & Army
South Asia
48 dead after Bangladesh ferry with 100 passe...
Indian submarine hit by explosion
48 dead after Bangladesh ferry with 100 passe...
500 feared dead in ferry tragedy
Cruise Ship Accident
South Asia South Asia
Cruise Ship Accident
Indian submarine hit by explosion
China
Boat with more than 400 people aboard sinks...
Hong Kong boat collision kills 36
Ferry Accident
China China
Ferry Accident
Workers turn capsized China ship upright
Boat with more than 400 people aboard sinks...
War & Army
China China
War & Army
USA
Crippled cruise ship reaches land
U.S. sub, Japanese trawler collide
Ferry Accident
USA USA
Ferry Accident
Crippled cruise ship reaches land
US Coast Guard sinks tsunami 'ghost ship'
U.S. sub, Japanese trawler collide
Russia
Cruise ship sinks with 182 aboard
Five ships sink in storms; 23 missing
Ferry Accident
Russia Russia
Ferry Accident
Cruise ship sinks with 182 aboard
War & Army
Russia Russia
War & Army

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4 dead after whale watching boat carrying 27 sinks   Canadian authorities said at least three people were killed Sunday when a whale watching boat with 27 people on board capsized off Vancouver...   Libya boats capsize off Zuwara carrying hundreds   Hundreds of people are feared dead after two boats carrying up to 500 migrants capsized at Mediterranean Sea, residents and officials say Up to 3,000 migrants rescued near Libya coast Workers turn capsized China ship upright Cries for help heard from capsized boat in Yangtze River   Boat with more than 400 people aboard sinks in Yangtze River Map of Jianli Hubei China


May 2016 ... more > Top ^
May. 17  Australia  Australian capsize survivor says he threw tools at crocs
May. 11  Queensland  46 people abandon ship during Great Barrier Reef fire


April 2016 ... more > Top ^
Apr. 30  Libya  Migrant crisis: Scores missing after boat sinks off Libya
Apr.18  Greece  Hundreds dead after capsize, say survivors


February 2016 ... more > Top ^
Feb.8  Turkey  Migrant crisis: '24 dead' off Turkey as boat sinks
Feb.1  Southern France  Rescuers tow capsized cargo ship before it hits French coast


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December 2015 ... more > Top ^
Dec.20  Sulawesi  3 dead as Indonesia ferry drifts in stormy seas


October 2015 ... more > Top ^
Oct.25   Western Canada


September 2015 ... more > Top ^
Sep.20  Turkey  Dozens of refugees feared dead after boat incidents in Aegean Sea


August 2015 ... more > Top ^
Aug.27   Libya
Aug.22   Libya
Aug.15  Libya  More than 40 migrants died in overcrowded boat


June 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jun.5  Southern China  Yangtze ship disaster: 331 confirmed dead
Jun.4   Southern China
Jun.2  Southern China  Hopes fade of finding Yangtze survivors
  Southern China
Jun.1  Southern China  5 people dead and hundreds missing in Yangtze River
  Southern China
  Passenger ship The Eastern Star carrying more than 444 people sank overnight in southern China, and seven people have been rescued


May 2015 ... more > Top ^
May.19  Malaysia  Asia boat migrants: Nations hold emergency meeting
May.14  Southern Thailand  Thailand moves away stranded migrant boat


April 2015 ... more > Top ^
Apr.23  Brussels  Mediterranean migrants crisis: EU triples funding
Apr.20  Sicily  Italy arrests two over migrant boat sinking
Apr.19  Rome  Italian PM led calls for more EU action on sea migration
  Italy
Apr.16  Libya  Muslim migrants threw Christians overboard
Apr.15  South Korea  South Korea remembers ferry dead
Apr.14   Libya
  About 400 migrants are feared drowned after their boat capsized, survivors have told Save the Children. The Italian coast guard had rescued 144
 More than 8,000 have been picked up since Friday
Apr.1  Russian Far East  Russian trawler sinks off Kamchatka with 54 dead

February 2015 ... more > Top ^
Feb.22   Bangladesh 48 dead after Bangladesh ferry with 100 passengers sinks


January 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jan.2  Southern Italy  Abandoned migrant ship Ezadeen reaches Italy Jan.1  Southern Italy  Bid to save second abandoned migrant ship off Italian coast

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December 2014 ... more > Top ^
Dec.30   Southern Italy Italy takes over 'migrant ship' after distress scare
Dec.29  Greece  Italy ferry death toll rises to 10 Dec.28  Greece  Italy ferry fire: Evacuation hampered by winds Dec.7  Yemen  African migrant boat capsizes off Yemen, 70 dead

November 2014 ... more > Top ^
Nov.10   South Korea Ferry captain sentenced to 36 years in jail
Nov.3  Northern Italy  Workers find last body while dismantling Concordia ship

October 2014 ... more > Top ^
Oct.19  Sweden  Russia denies submarine incident off Sweden Oct.17  Western Canada  Container ship towed away from Canadian coast

September 2014 ... more > Top ^
Sep.15   Malta   500 feared dead after boat sunk off Malta coast
  2 heavily loaded boats were wrecked in the past week, possibly killing 700 people fleeing Africa for Europe Sep.13  Southern Philippines  Rescue on for dozens aboard listing Filipino ferry

August 2014 ... more > Top ^
Aug.16  London  Man dies after 35 found in container

July 2014 ... more > Top ^
Jul.27  Northern Italy  Costa Concordia makes final voyage

May 2014 ... more > Top ^
May.23  Global  US ship finds hull of missing yacht

April 2014 ... more > Top ^
Apr.25  South Korea  Divers find cabins crammed with bodies inside sunken ferry Apr.19  South Korea  Mate steering doomed ferry navigating waters for first time Apr.18   South Korea Ferry disaster captain arrested
Apr.17  South Korea  Weather hampers S Korea ferry search Apr.16   South Korea S Korea ferry: Desperate search for survivors continues  South Korea  Rescuers search dark, cold sea for survivors of shipwreck Apr.15   South Korea   South Korea ferry: Hundreds missing as ship sinks Map of Gwanmae South Korea
  Almost 300 people remain unaccounted for after a ferry carrying 459 people capsized and sank off South Korea.    The ferry, carrying mainly school students, was travelling from the port of Incheon, to the southern resort island of Jeju. An armada of small boats motoring right up beside...


February 2014 ... more > Top ^
Feb.14  Bali  1 dead, 6 Japanese divers missing in Indonesia

January 2014 ... more > Top ^
Jan.7  Antarctica  Antarctic ships escape from ice trap Jan.3   Antarctica Chinese vessel 'may now be stuck in ice'
Jan.2   Antarctica All 52 passengers rescued from ship trapped in Antarctic ice

year 2013 Top ^

Dec.25   Antarctica Russian ship stuck in ice near Antarctica   The polar expedition ship MV Akademik Shokalskiy, with 74 people aboard, got trapped in ice and is waiting for other ships for ice-breaking Oct.13  Southern Italy  Italy steps up migrant boat patrols Oct.11  Malta  Migrant boat capsize leaves 27 dead in Mediterranean Oct.3   Southern Italy   Hundreds feared dead in Italy shipwreck
Map of Lampedusa Italy  At least 130 African migrants have died and many more are missing after a boat carrying them to Europe sank off the Italian island of Lampedusa Sep.26  Italy  Human remains found on wrecked Costa Concordia Sep.16   Italy   Costa Concordia ship set upright   Engineers in Italy have succeeded in setting the cruise ship Costa Concordia upright, 20 months after it ran aground off the island of Gigli... Aug.16   Southern Philippines Ferry sinks after collision off Philippines Aug.13   Mumbai Indian submarine hit by explosion  At least 18 sailors are feared to be trapped on board an Indian submarine that caught fire after an explosion in a Mumbai dockyard Aug.11   Philippines Typhoon batters Philippines; 23 fishermen missing Jul.20  Italy  Italian court convicts 5 for Costa Concordia May.27  Bahamas  Cruise halted in Bahamas after fire May.9   Sydney 2 cruise line passengers missing off Australian coast Feb.14   Alabama Crippled cruise ship reaches land   The Carnival Triumph with more than 4,000 people aboard has reached land, four days after an engine fire knocked out the vessel's power

year 2012 Top ^

Oct.1   Hong Kong Hong Kong boat collision kills 36
Jun.21  Australia  Ship with about 200 aboard capsizes off Australia Apr.5   Alaska US Coast Guard sinks tsunami 'ghost ship' Feb.29  Seychelles  Stricken vessel nears dock in Seychelles Feb.2   Papua New Guinea More than 200 rescued after ferry sinks Jan.18  Italy  Hope fades as search is suspended Jan.17  Italy  Cruise captain under house arrest  Italy  Five bodies found in cruise wreck Jan.14  Italy  S. Korean Couple rescued from Italian ship Jan.13   Italy   Cruise ship runs aground in Italy Map of Giglio island Italy
  At least six people are reported dead after the Costa Concordia carrying more than 4,000 people ran aground off Italy.    The ship hit a sandbar on Friday evening near the island and listed about 2...


year 2011 Top ^

Dec.29  Russia  Nuclear submarine in dock fire Oct.10  New Zealand  NZ ship oil spill 'significant' Sep.10  Tanzania  Scores die as Zanzibar ship sinks Jul.10   Volga Region Cruise ship sinks with 182 aboard
Apr.6  Malta  150 missing after boat capsizes off Italy Jan.3  Yemen  80 African migrants feared drowned

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.19  Australia  Up to 48 Dead in Christmas Isl. Shipwreck Dec.14   Australia 'Many drown' in asylum shipwreck
Dec.12  Antarctica  S. Korean ship sinks, 4 dead, 17 missing Dec.5  Sinai  Egypt shark attack kills German Nov.25  Fiji  Boys found alive after 50 days at sea Nov.10  San Diego  Passengers: Cruise ship isn't 'splendid' Jun.12  Global  American teenage sailor rescued Apr.25  Louisiana  Efforts to stop leak after oil rig explosion Apr.3  Queensland  Alert over oil leak on Great Barrier Reef Mar.26   South Korea South Korean navy ship sinking near North   104 crew members are on board the 1,500-ton ship in the Yellow Sea off the Seoul-controlled island of Baengnyeong, near North Korea Mar.3  Barcelona  Giant waves hit cruise ship; 2 killed

year 2009 Top ^

Nov.22  Sumatra  29 dead as ferry sinks Jan.11   Sulawesi Ferry disaster leaves 246 missing   21 have been rescued. Rescue crews continued their search for the missing a day after The Teratai Prima capsized off the coast of Majena

year 2008 Top ^

Dec.4  Antarctica  Cruise ship strikes ice, stranded on coast Jun.21   Philippines Ferry hit by typhoon


year 2007 Top ^

Nov.23   Antarctica Sinking ship 'struck iceberg'
Nov.11   Russia Five ships sink in storms; 23 missing Apr.19   Queensland 'Ghost yacht' found Apr.5  Greece  1,200 rescued from cruise ship

year 2006 Top ^

Dec.29   Indonesia Ship 'sinks in storm'. 600 missing   A ferry carrying around 850 passengers was travelling from Semarang in Central Java to the port of Kumai in Kalimantan Mar.30  Bahrain  Ferry sinks carrying 150 people Feb.3   Egypt Ship with 1,400 sinks in Red Sea  An aging passenger ferry loaded to near capacity with dozens of vehicles sank. 100 survivors had been rescued

year 2005 Top ^

Nov.5   Somalia Cruise ship repels pirates
Aug.6   Russian Far East Trapped sub surfaces, crew safe

year 2003 Top ^

Jul.9  Bangladesh  500 feared dead in ferry tragedy

year 2002 Top ^

Nov.19  Spain  Tanker sank spilling oil Oct.6  Yemen  French tanker explodes Sep.27   Senegal 1,800 people died as ferry sinks  The Atlantic Ocean ferry Joola carrying almost 800 passengers and crew has sunk in a fierce storm

year 2001 Top ^

Feb.9   Hawaii U.S. sub, Japanese trawler collide   Submarine accidentally hit and sank fishing school vessel. 9 people missing

year 2000 Top ^

Aug.12   Arctic Kursk submarine went down

before year 2000
Sep. 28, 1994   Estonia   MS Estonia disaster
Map of Baltic Sea Estonia
  A cruise ferry built in 1979/80 at the German shipyard Meyer Werft in Papenburg
Dec. 20, 1987   Philippines MV Doņa Paz ferry disaster
Map of Tablas Strait Philippines  A passenger ferry sank after colliding with the oil tanker MT Vector with an estimated death toll of 4,386 people and only 24 survivors Dec. 3, 1948   Shanghai SS Kiangya disaster Map of Huangpu River China  A Chinese passenger steamship that blew up near the mouth of the Huangpu River 50 miles (80 km) north of Shanghai on 3 or 4 December 1948 Apr. 14, 1912   Maritime Provinces   S.S. Titanic sank Map of Newfoundland Canada  RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocea after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage Feb. 15, 1898   Cuba   U.S.S. Maine blown up Map of Havana Harbor Cuba  The Maine is best known for her loss in Havana Harbor. She exploded without warning, and sank quickly, killing nearly three quarters of her crew Feb. 2, 1709   Chile Rescue of Alexander of Selkirk (Robinson Crusoe)