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Vessel Runs Aground With Three People Onboard

Vessel Runs Aground With Three People Onboard

On Saturday [Aug 31] a vessel ran aground in the Morgan’s Point area with three people onboard. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Saturday 31st August, 01:20 am – Bermuda Radio were called on V.H.F Radio by a vessel in Great Sound close to Morgan’s Point reporting another vessel had just run aground at Morgan’s Point.... Read more of this article

Video: Boat Removed After Running Aground

Video: Boat Removed After Running Aground

Three people were rescued on Sunday evening [Feb 10] after the 37ft fishing vessel they were on ran aground off Pear Island, St. David’s, resulting in the boat being submerged. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Sunday 10th February, 6:37pm. BMOC is currently dealing with the salvage operation of a 37ft fishing vessel which... Read more of this article

Power Craft Runs Aground By Parsons Bay

Power Craft Runs Aground By Parsons Bay

A 36ft power craft ran aground on the shoreline by Parsons Bay, Ireland Island this week. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “A member of public notifies BMOC of a 36ft power craft Back Draft having dragged its moorings and run aground on the shoreline by Parsons Bay, Ireland Island. “The owner of the vessel is contacted... Read more of this article

Boat Runs Aground In Ely’s Harbour Area

Boat Runs Aground In Ely’s Harbour Area

On Monday, a 52ft vessel ran aground on the reef in the Ely’s Harbour area, and the person on board waited until high tide to float free from the rocks, and the boat was re-floated a short time later. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Monday 22nd January, 5:01pm. Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre received a VHF Call from... Read more of this article

Vessel Runs Aground With 13 People Onboard

Vessel Runs Aground With 13 People Onboard

On Monday [Aug 21] a vessel ran aground on Stag Rocks with 13 people onboard, with the vessel freed from the rocks, with none of the passengers reporting any injuries. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “At 10:42pm, Monday 21st August, Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre received a 911 call from a passenger onboard the F/v Rhiona... Read more of this article

Man Arrested After Boat Runs Aground In Flatts

Man Arrested After Boat Runs Aground In Flatts

[Updated] Emergency services responded to the North Shore Road, Smith’s area tonight [June 21] after a boat ran aground at Gibbet Island near Flatt’s Inlet, resulting in a man being taken to hospital for treatment to his injuries. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson confirmed that “a 911 call was received from a member... Read more of this article

Superyacht ‘Jetsetter’ Runs Aground In West End

Superyacht ‘Jetsetter’ Runs Aground In West End

[Updated] The superyacht Jetsetter ran aground in the west end yesterday [June 11], later being pulled off the rocks and taken to Dockyard. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre confirmed that the yacht Jetsetter ran aground in the Stag Rocks area in the west end yesterday, and was pulled off last night and taken to Dockyard.” Update: A Bermuda... Read more of this article

Houseboat Runs Aground At Foot Of The Lane

Houseboat Runs Aground At Foot Of The Lane

A houseboat that broke free of its mooring eventually ran aground at Foot of the Lane at Hamilton Harbour on January 8, with the owner in the process of having the vessel transported to a boatyard for repairs. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “On Friday, January 8 at 1.52pm, the Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre received... Read more of this article

Sailboat Continues Voyage After It Runs Aground

Sailboat Continues Voyage After It Runs Aground

The sailing vessel Remek II continued on to its next port of call in New York after running aground off Bermuda’s west end over the weekend. A Bermuda Maritime Operations spokesperson said, “On Saturday 5th December 2015 at 4.22pm, Bermuda Radio received a VHF call from S/V Remek II reporting that the vessel had run aground 1.5nm NW off... Read more of this article

Boat With 14 People Onboard Runs Aground

Boat With 14 People Onboard Runs Aground

A number of vessels responded to a distress call from a 31 foot pleasure boat on Monday [Sept 7], with both police and members of the public assisting after the boat ran aground off Spanish Point. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “On Monday, September 7 at 8.51pm, a 911 call was received from the 31′ Pleasure Boat “SNAPPER... Read more of this article

Minister: Norwegian Dawn Running Aground

Minister: Norwegian Dawn Running Aground

Minister of Tourism Development and Transport Shawn Crockwell delivered a Ministerial Statement in the House of Assembly today [May 22], providing an overview of the Norwegian Dawn running aground, making special mention of the Marine and Ports team, Pilots, Maritime Operations Center, and the tug boat crews for their successful efforts in refloating... Read more of this article

Aerial Video: Norwegian Dawn Stuck On Reef

Aerial Video: Norwegian Dawn Stuck On Reef

The predicament that the Norwegian Dawn found itself in yesterday [May 19] as it become grounded in the North Channel during an attempt to depart Bermuda was captured from many angles, including from shore and even on-board the ship, but an aerial video offers perhaps the most unique view of the situation. The vessel became stuck after leaving Dockyard... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Norwegian Dawn’ Running Aground

Video: ‘Norwegian Dawn’ Running Aground

The cruise ship Norwegian Dawn ran aground in the North Channel yesterday afternoon [May 19] after leaving Dockyard on its regularly scheduled departure with a reported 2,675 passengers and 1,062 crew members aboard. A Norwegian Cruise Line spokesperson said, “On Tuesday, May 19th at approximately 5:00 pm ET, Norwegian Dawn had a temporary malfunction... Read more of this article