List of shipwrecks in 2006

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The list of shipwrecks in 2006 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 2006.

February[edit]

1 February[edit]

  • Ece ( Marshall Islands): The tanker sank while being towed toward Le Havre, after having collided with the freighter General Grot-Rowecki ( Malta) about 50 kilometres (31 mi) north-west of Guernsey. The Ece sank near the site of the collision, in 70 metres (230 ft) of water, 90 kilometres (56 mi) west of Cap de La Hague.[1]

3 February[edit]

March[edit]

5 March[edit]

9 March[edit]

21 March[edit]

  • Hyundai Fortune ( South Korea - Hyundai): Container ship damaged by fire in the Gulf of Aden near Yemen. Later towed to port. She was repaired and returned to service.

22 March[edit]

23 March[edit]

26 March[edit]

30 March[edit]

August[edit]

11 August[edit]

12 August[edit]

November[edit]

1 November[edit]

  • Finnbirch ( Sweden): The ro-ro ferry capsized and sank off the coast of Sweden with the loss of two crew.

December[edit]

30 December[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tanker wreck starts leaking oil". BBC News Online. 1 February 2006. Retrieved 23 June 2011. 
  2. ^ "Runner 4 sunk". Retrieved 23 September 2013. 
  3. ^ 2007 inaugural IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea to be awarded to Searose G seafarers for dramatic rescue of Teklivka crew
  4. ^ Eleven Ukrainians reported among crew of Teklivka boat, which sank near Port Said
  5. ^ Neal Hall: Family of woman who died in ferry sinking settles lawsuit Vancouver Sun
  6. ^ "Boat wrecked off Cameroon coast". BBC News Online. 23 March 2006. Retrieved 23 June 2011. 
  7. ^ "Oil slick spreading in Philippines" The Times (London). Saturday, 19 August 2006. (68783), col A-B, p. 39.
  8. ^ a b "Karwela & Cominoland - Gozo". Subway Dive Centre. Retrieved 4 September 2014. 

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Ship events in 2006
Ship launches: 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Ship commissionings: 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Ship decommissionings: 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Shipwrecks: 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011