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Sapphire Princess accident investigation report published

Drowning of a passenger on board cruise ship Sapphire Princess in the East China Sea on 7 August 2014

Sapphire Princess
Photograph of Sapphire Princess

The report into MAIB’s investigation of the drowning of a passenger in a swimming pool on board Sapphire Princess in the East China Sea on 7 August 2014 is now published.

The report contains details of what happened, actions taken and recommendations. Read more.

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Published 21 August 2015