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MTS Oceanos Passenger Ship Sinks

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At approximately 21:30 UTC+2, while off the Wild Coast of the Transkei, a muffled explosion was heard and the Oceanos lost her power following a leak in the engine room's sea chest. The ship's engineer reported to Captain Yiannis Avranas that water was entering the hull and flooding the generator room.[2] The generators were shut down because the rising water would have shorted them. The supply of power to auxiliary equipment which ran the engi



Added: Jan-17-2012 Occurred On: Jan-17-1991
By: USA1
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Tags: oceanos, passenger, ship, sinks, captain, coward
Location: South Africa (load item map)
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