[Watch] Cruise Ship Breaks Moors With 870 Passengers Onboard


Viking Sea cruise ship with 800 passengers onboard breaks moorings in Ravenna, reports CruiseMapper.

Viking Sea breaks moors

Cruise ship Viking Sea broke off her moorings at Ravenna Italy, in the morning Sep 17, in stormy, rainy weather with wind in gusts exceeding 100 km/hour.

Five tugs responded, it took them some 4 hours to take ship under control and keep her in stable position, avoiding grounding or collision. The ship was docked back at Cruise Terminal in the afternoon, with all 870 passengers on board.

Nobody was injured and there was no danger to them. No damages reported.

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Source: CruiseMapper