Forgot password?
submarines shipbuilding Black Sea Fleet exercise Pacific Fleet Russian Navy Northern Fleet strategy cooperation Ukraine visits Russia piracy missiles trials Sevastopol history Sevmash presence contracts drills Baltic Fleet industry incident anti-piracy shipyards Gulf of Aden frigate training Somalia India developments reforms opinion Borei procurements policy Russia - India aircraft carrier Crimea arms exports USA St. Petersburg France tests financing Bulava Yury Dolgoruky US Navy Serdiukov cruise Mediterranean Zvezdochka NATO innovations United Shipbuilding Corporation Indian Navy Medvedev Arctic agreements commission Admiralteyskie Verfi Admiral Gorshkov Vladivostok Mistral accident hijacking corvettes overhaul Admiral Kuznetsov anniversary Russia - France Vysotsky Rosoboronexport ceremony event Yantar Severomorsk negotiations defense order conflict aircraft China deployment naval aviation investigations Black Sea Putin Varyag coast guard Novorossiysk Vikramaditya landing craft crime Far East marines Severnaya Verf meeting scandals memorials traditions Syria statistics Japan escort South Korea Yasen Neustrashimy tenders Marshal Shaposhnikov Admiral Chabanenko convoys Ukrainian Navy problems Severodvinsk Chirkov reinforcement tension firings tragedy technology Baltic Sea search and rescue Almaz Moskva frontier service Caspian Flotilla provocation hostages upgrade court Dmitry Donskoy keel laying rumors Turkey World War II death shipwreck Admiral Panteleyev Atalanta Petr Veliky helicopters Kilo class Kaliningrad Admiral Vinogradov Norway Rubin delivery launching patrols
Our friends russian navy weapons world sailing ships
Tell a friend Print version

Crew of wrecked schooner is delivered to Korsakov

Crew of wrecked schooner is delivered to Korsakov 01.02.2010
The crew of fishing schooner 18 Hosei Maru wrecked Sunday off Sakhalin consisting of 8 men and dog was delivered to the port of Korsakov by vessel R-88-48SKh, informs RIA Novosti referring to fleet observation service of sea fishing port Nevel.

Russian fishing schooner 18 Hosei Maru with 6 tons of fuel sank 3.5 miles off cape Krilion, (southern Sakhalin) at La Perouse Strait connecting the Sea of Japan and the Sea of Okhotsk. According to preliminary information, the reason of shipwreck was water entry into holds; the ship was 40-degree alist at the moment of submersion. There was no fuel spill detected.

Fishermen abandoned the schooner and escaped on life raft; they were taken aboard by same-type schooner Koe Maru sailing nearby. Two hours later the ship reached safe Morzh Harbor at Aniva Bay. Wind speed at the accident area was about 18 mps; wave height was up to 4 meters.

Sakhalin Transport Procuracy conducts an investigation of the shipwreck.

Schooner 18 Hosei Maru with displacement of 60 tons is registered at the port of Kholmsk.

Source: RusNavy.com, photo: Sea of Japan (club.foto.ru)

Back to the list

Related Information: