MV Golden Nori
The MV Golden Nori is a Japanese chemical tanker that was hijacked by pirates off the coast of Somalia on 28 October 2007. In news reports, she has at times been mistakenly referred to as the Gol...
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Carnival Ecstasy
Carnival Ecstasy is a Fantasy-class cruise ship which began operation with Carnival Cruise Lines in 1991 and is currently the second oldest ship in the fleet. Ecstasy Features include a pool, four whi...
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Ostedijk
The Ostedijk is a Dutch cargo ship that sent out a distress call on 17 February 2007 when it was about 20 kilometers off the northwestern tip of Spain (east of Estaca de Bares)The ship was transportin...
MV DenDen
The MV DenDen was an oil tanker that could carry 7,000 metric tons of furnace oil. The ship capsized and sank in June 2007, with the loss of seven lives.DenDen was owned by a company based in Eritrea....
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Bourbon Dolphin
Bourbon Dolphin was an anchor handling tug supply vessel (AHTS) of Bourbon Offshore Norway. The ship capsized off the coast of Shetland on April 12, 2007, and sank three days later while preparations ...
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Carnival Legend
Carnival Legend is a Spirit-class cruise ship operated by Carnival Cruise Lines. She was built by Kvaerner Masa-Yards which was a subsidiary of Kvaerner, in Helsinki shipyard, Finland, launched on Dec...
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May 2007 Malta migrant shipwreck
On Monday, 21 May 2007, a small and crowded migrant boat was spotted some 80 nmi (150 km) south of Malta by the Maltese Air Force, and photographed while the 53 people on board were apparen...
May 2007 Malta migrant shipwreck - Wikipedia
MSC Napoli
MSC Napoli was a United Kingdom-flagged container ship that was deliberately broken up by salvors after she ran into difficulty in the English Channel on 18 January 2007.
The ship was built in 199...
MSC Napoli - Wikipedia
List of ships attacked by Somali pirates
Piracy in the Indian Ocean has been a threat to international shipping since the second phase of the Somali Civil War in the early 21st century. Since 2005, many international organizations have expre...
List of ships attacked by Somali pirates - Wikipedia
MS Ryndam
MS Ryndam is a cruise ship owned and operated by Holland America Line that is named for a dam on the Rhine River. She offers enhanced amenities and services and is designed to carry fewer passengers t...
MS Ryndam - Wikipedia
Wrecking (shipwreck)
Wrecking is the practice of taking valuables from a shipwreck which has foundered close to shore. Often an unregulated activity of opportunity in coastal communities, wrecking has been subjected to in...
MV Al Marjan
MV al-Marjan was a cargo vessel active in the Horn of Africa.It was involved in relief efforts, and delivered food commodities from Dar es Salaam to Kismayu and Merca in March 2007.
The ship was h...
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Nisshin Maru
The 8,145-ton vessel MV Nisshin Maru (日新丸) is the primary vessel of the Japanese whaling fleet and is the world's only whaler factory ship. It is also the largest member, and flagship of the seve...
HMS Tireless (S88)
HMS Tireless was the third Trafalgar-class nuclear submarine of the Royal Navy. Tireless is the second submarine of the Royal Navy to bear this name. Launched in March 1984, Tireless was sponsored by ...
HMS Tireless (S88) - Wikipedia
Dai Hong Dan
The Dai Hong Dan is a North Korean cargo ship which was hijacked in October 2007 by pirates near Mogadishu. The crew was able to retake the ship by storming the bridge and the engineering spaces, lea...
Dai Hong Dan - Wikipedia
USS Newport News (SSN-750)
USS Newport News (SSN-750), a Los Angeles-class submarine, was the third ship of the United States Navy to be named for Newport News, Virginia.
The contract to build her was awarded to Newport New...
USS Newport News (SSN-750) - Wikipedia
Kerch Strait oil spill
36°30′E / 45.250°N 36.500°E / 45.250; 36.500 The Kerch Strait (Russian: Керченский пролив, Ukrainian: Керченська протока, Crimean Tatar: Keriç boğazı) connects the...
Kerch Strait oil spill - Wikipedia
Action of 3 June 2007
The Action of 3 June 2007 occurred after a United States Navy dock landing ship attacked pirates hijacking a freighter.
The rise of the Islamic Courts Union in Somalia had stopped the spread of pi...
Action of 3 June 2007 - Wikipedia
MV New Flame
MV New Flame was a Panamanian bulk-carrier cargo ship. It collided with an oil tanker off Europa Point, the southernmost tip of Gibraltar on 12 August 2007, and ended up partially submerged in the Str...
MV New Flame - Wikipedia
MV Danica White
The Danish-owned cargo ship the MV Danica White was hijacked and maneuvered into Somali waters on 1 June 2007. On 3 June 2007, the USS Carter Hall, a Harpers Ferry-class landing ship dock engaged...
Bosporan Kingdom
The Bosporan Kingdom, also known as the Kingdom of the Cimmerian Bosporus (Greek: Βασίλειον του Κιμμερικού Βοσπόρου Basileion tou Kimmerikou Bosporou), was an ancient state located in eastern Crim...
Bosporan Kingdom - Wikipedia
List of ships attacked by Somali pirates in 2008
Piracy off the Somali coast has threatened international shipping since the beginning of Somalia's civil war in the early 1990s. This list documents those ships attacked in 2008.
List of ships attacked by Somali pirates in 2008 - Wikipedia
MS Prinsendam (1988)
MS Prinsendam (formerly Seabourn Sun and Royal Viking Sun) is a cruise ship for Holland America Line and is nicknamed the Elegant Explorer. She was launched in 1988 as Royal Viking Sun for the Royal V...
MS Prinsendam (1988) - Wikipedia
Kerch Strait Bridge
36°38′59″E / 45.3582°N 36.6496°E / 45.3582; 36.6496 (Kerch Strait)The Kerch Strait bridge is a proposal for a bridge spanning the Strait of Kerch between the Kerch Pen...
Kerch Strait Bridge - Wikipedia
List of ships attacked by Somali pirates in 2011
Somali pirates have threatened international shipping with piracy since the second phase of the Somali Civil War in the early 21st century. This list documents those ships attacked in 2011.
List of ships attacked by Somali pirates in 2011 - Wikipedia
CS Salamis Glory
The C/S Salamis Glory (formerly Anna Nery, Danaos, Constellation, Morning Star, Regency Spirit) was a cruise ship registered in Limassol, Cyprus. She cruised the Eastern Mediterranean visiting countri...
CS Salamis Glory - Wikipedia
List of ships attacked by Somali pirates in 2009
Piracy off the Somali coast has threatened international shipping since the beginning of Somalia's civil war in the early 1990s. This list documents those ships attacked in 2009.
List of ships attacked by Somali pirates in 2009 - Wikipedia