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  • 24 December 2013
    Industry news

    Ten people died and 17 people were injured on Monday, December 23 at Alabey Naval Shipyard in Izmir, Turkey amid tilting of a tugboat owned by Turkish Naval Forces (TDK) on its side, as informed by The tugboat TCG Degirmendere started receiving water after it listed and tilted fully onto one side. Injured people […]

  • 10 March 2011
    Research & Development

      The reactors that power Britain’s naval submarines are “potentially vulnerable”  to fatal nuclear accidents because they fail to meet modern… (guardian) [mappress] Source: guardian,March 10, 2011;                      

  • 11 May 2020
    Authorities, Vessels

    Nineteen sailors have been killed and fifteen have sustained injuries in an accident during an Iranian naval exercise in the Gulf of Oman on 10 May, the Islamic Republic of Iran Army said in a statement. A missile fired during the exercise accidentally hit a support vessel near its target off the port city of […]

  • 19 June 2019
    Authorities, Vessels

    Four German Navy shipyard workers were injured in a June 17 accident aboard the navy tanker Rhön in Kiel. As explained by the navy, the accident occurred while a boat was being lowered from the side of the ship. Of the four personnel that were in the boat at the time, one was released from […]

  • 27 July 2011
    Training & Education

    NYK conducted an accident-response drill together with the Japan Coast Guard on July 26 based on a mock scenario having NYK LNG carrier Al Khor spill oil in Tokyo Bay followed by NYK’s cooperation with the Japan Coast Guard to address the accident. NYK conducts accident-response drills about 10 times a year, but this drill […]

  • 23 February 2015

    The Indian Navy’s Kilo-class submarine INS Sindhughosh sustained minor damages in a collision with a fishing vessel. In the accident, which occurred during a night exercise on February 19 – 20 in the Arabian Sea, off Mumbai, only the submarine’s periscope was damaged. According to The Times of India, the submarine was taking part in Tropex (Theatre Readiness Operational Level […]

  • 6 October 2011

      Verdict on the case of accident happened to SSN Nerpa was postponed for Oct 14, reports RIA Novosti referring to Pacific Fleet (PF) Assistant Judge Roman Kolbanov. As for him, the court session previously scheduled on Oct 5 is postponed due to protracted preparations. On Sept 30 the jury court acquitted Nerpa‘s commanding officer […]

  • 16 April 2014

    The U.S. Navy has sent its amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard, which was conducting maritime operations in the Yellow Sea, to provide assistance to people from a sunken ferry in the South Korean waters, the Navy said.   The ferry carrying over 460 people, including a vast number of high school students, sank today […]

  • 26 February 2014
    Industry news

    Another accident, after numerous suffered during this and last year, has occurred today in the Indian Navy’s fleet, this time involving the Sindhuratna submarine, according to DNA India.   The submarine was undergoing sea trials 50 km off the Mumbai coast, after being subjected to a refit two months ago, when the accident occurred. A […]

  • 16 May 2019
    Authorities, Training & Education, Vessels

    The German Navy’s newest Type 212 submarine, the U36, reportedly came into contact with the sea bottom as it was departing the Royal Norwegian Navy base Haakonsvern. German news site Der Spiegel first reported the accident, citing navy officials. Video footage of the damage is currently being assessed in order to determine whether the boat […]

  • 15 July 2013

    Four people were rescued by the US Coast Guard near Saginaw Bay yesterday, according to the Gazzete. They were stranded in a 20-foot boat which stopped working due to alternator and battery failure on Saturday. The US Coast Guard received a report  about the accident on early Sunday morning and deployed  a Detroit-based helicopter and […]

  • 16 April 2019

    An Indian Navy Chetak helicopter landed into the Arabian Sea last week, with all three crew escaping the accident unharmed, the Indian Navy has informed.  The helicopter was operating from aboard an undisclosed navy warship at the time of the accident. The navy said the helicopter experienced a technical failure prior to the ditching. As […]

  • 8 August 2011

    Thirty-one US soldiers, including members of the unit that killed Osama bin Laden, were killed in Afghanistan when the Taliban shot down the… (paktribune) [mappress] Source: paktribune, August 8, 2011;

  • 19 October 2018

    A helicopter from the French Army 1st Combat helicopter regiment crashed aboard the amphibious assault ship BPC Dixmude during night-time flight operations on October 17. Four sailors were injured, one of them seriously, as the helicopter crashed during takeoff, the French defense ministry said. The helicopter crew escaped unharmed as the crash injured four persons […]

  • 14 July 2014

    INS Kuthar, Indian Navy’s Khukri class corvette, was damaged while operating in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands territory.   According to Zee News, the accident happened when the corvette tried to enter the naval base harbour in the Andamans, where it is currently under repairs. This is the 15th reported mishap involving naval personnel and […]

  • 6 June 2014
    Authorities, Training & Education

    A mishap involving a Training Air Wing FIVE TH-57 Sea Ranger helicopter occurred at approximately 10:15 a.m. CDT on June 5 at Naval Air Station (NAS) Whiting Field’s Navy Outlying Landing Field Spencer in Pace, Fla.   Both student and instructor have been released from a local hospital, where they underwent routine evaluation for minor […]

  • 9 May 2014
    Industry news

    Three people have been injured in an accident onboard INS Ganga destroyer of the Indian Navy earlier today, reports the Hindustan Times.   The Godavari-class guided-missile frigate was undergoing routine maintenance and refit at the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai when a fire broke out during welding activities. This is another in a series of incidents […]

  • 19 August 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Two vessels from the Chilean Navy fleet have been deployed to inspect and prevent the possible fuel leaks after a ferry accident.   The Navimag ferry Amadeo I struck a rock and started listing in the Kirke pass, 50 kilometers southwest of Puerto Natales. The ferry was carrying 17 passengers and 28 crew, all of which […]

  • 19 May 2011
    Industry news

      Four Indian Navy personnel, including two officers, were killed Wednesday in an accident at the naval dockyard at Visakhapatnam on the east… (sify) [mappress] Source: sify, May 19, 2011;

  • 3 September 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development, Training & Education

    An MH-60S Knighthawk helicopter assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 6 based at Naval Air Station North Island rolled on its side while landing during a routine training mission near Naval Air Station Fallon, Nevada, at approximately 1430, PDT, Sept. 2.   All five crew members aboard — two pilots and three enlisted aircrew — […]

  • 28 March 2011
    Training & Education

      A Naval training exercise that included an underwater blast off San Diego’s coast has been linked to at least three dolphin deaths earlier t… (huffingtonpost) [mappress] Source: huffingtonpost,March 28, 2011;

  • 7 March 2014
    Industry news

    An Indian Naval officer was killed, and another injured at Mumbai-based Mazagon Docks Ltd, the Indo Asian News Service (IANS) reported citing local officials.   The officers are said to had inhaled carbon dioxide gas, which leaked from one of containers during repair works on INS Kolkata destroyer at the shipyard. The INS Kolkata class […]

  • 13 October 2016

    An unidentified Royal Navy submarine which snagged the fishing lines of a trawler in the Irish Sea on 15 April 2015 has put the lives of the trawler’s crew in danger, an investigation report has concluded. Karen was towed backwards and had partially submerged before being released from the submarine when the trawl warps gave way. […]

  • 5 August 2011

    Radiation leak occurred in nuclear-powered submarine moored in Dalian, northeast China on July 29, reports information portal referring to a source in People’s Liberation Army of China. Beijing has not given official confirmation so far. The accident happened during installation of new electronic equipment in one of the sub’s compartments. Chinese military blocked the accident […]

  • 10 December 2015

    The German frigate FGS Mecklenburg-Vorpommern collided with the container ship Nordic Bremen in Kiel Canal, Germany on December 9. The collision took place near Rendsburg in the 98-kilometer-long Kiel Canal in bad weather conditions around 4 am. According to German Navy, no one was injured in the accident but both vessels sustained damage. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern was damaged […]

  • 15 March 2011

      The 21-year-old U.S. Navy sailor and Fort Ann native who died in a truck accident last week at Camp Pendleton, a Marine Corps training base…  (poststar) [mappress] Source: poststar, March 15, 2011;

  • 25 June 2018
    Authorities, Training & Education

    A Standard Missile-2 (SM-2) failed to leave the MK. 41 vertical launch system after the rocket booster burned out while the missile was still inside its canister during a live-firing drill conducted by German air defense frigate FGS Sachsen. Nobody was hurt during the accident, the German Navy said adding that two sailors on the […]

  • 23 June 2011
    Industry news

    Despite the accident at More shipyard (Feodosiya, Ukraine), delivery schedule of Zubr class air-cushion landing ships to China will be maintained, reports According to the shipyard’s property administrator Roman Marchenko, delivery schedules will be fulfilled despite the accident (breakage of the crane beam). All 4 ships will be delivered to the orderer within the […]

  • 29 January 2014

    In the aftermath of the recent mishaps that have caused various safety concerns, the Indian Navy has decided to suspend the commanding officers of INS Talwar and INS Betwa.   Over the recent period, the Indian Navy has been in the center of media attention, due to a number of accidents that marred its reputation. […]