Fullers Ferry incident investigated - apparent 'unexpected gearchange'

shamrock
2nd July 2009, 07:24
The ferry apparently changed from reverse to forward unexpectedly causing it to hit the quay...

http://tvnz.co.nz/national-news/fullers-ferry-incident-investigated-2824879

spongebob
2nd July 2009, 07:53
This would not have happened if Leo Dromgoole still owned the Devonport ferries, He would have been at the helm himself to save wages.(ref. The Gut Boat thread)

Bob

Oz.
2nd July 2009, 09:00
Reverse / forward ? I dont think that article was written by a journo who was sea savvy !