Investigation of marine accident northeast of Honningsvåg

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The Accident Investigation Board Norway has initiated an investigation of the foundering of the fishing vessel Fay on Saturday 28 December 2019.

The Accident Investigation Board Norway has initiated an investigation of the foundering of the fishing vessel Fay on Saturday 28.12.2019. The accident occured north-east of Honningsvåg. Search and rescue was commenced. The crew of 12 persons boarded a liferaft. A rescue helicopter approached the site, hoisted the crew and brought them to land. None of the crew got any physical injuries from the accident.

 

Last update: 30.12.2019

Location
Northeast of Honningsvåg
Occurrence date
28.12.2019
Accident category
Foundering
Area
Norwegian Territorial Waters
IMO number
9827619
Name of vessel
Fay
Accident type
Loss of stability, Lost/missing vessel, Technical failure, propulsion or auxiliary engines
Vessel type
Fishing Vessel
Register
Not registered
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