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Wight Sky report published

Catastrophic engine failure resulting in a fire and injuries on board ro-ro passenger ferry Wight Sky

Damage to main engine

The MAIB report on the catastrophic failure of one of the main propulsion engines on board Wight Sky, which resulted in a fire and the vessel’s engineer sustaining serious injuries, on 12 September 2017, is now published.

The report contains details of what happened, subsequent actions taken and recommendations: read more.

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Published 19 July 2018