Daylight Blindness

Principe_Perfeito
6th November 2006, 10:33
Hello to all.
Just found this on CargoLaw... I wonder what was on the mind of the Master of the Maersk Holyhead when this happened?
A collision in perfect light conditions is a somewhat uncommon:
http://www.cargolaw.com/2005nightmare_maracaibo.html

The aftermath:
http://members.lycos.nl/dsp2006/gas/maersk_1.htm

Paulo Mestre

benjidog
7th November 2006, 03:43
It says something for the construction of these vessels that this was not a lot more serious. With a cargo of propane they were really very lucky!

Brian