Collision between container vessel P&O Nedlloyd Vespucci and sailing yacht Wahkuna resulting in yacht sinking

Location: English Channel off south coast of England.

Accident Investigation Report: P&O Nedlloyd Vespucci/Wahkuna

Investigation report into marine accident including what happened, safety lessons and recommendations made:

nedlloyd vespucci and wahkuna.pdf (967.14 kb)


Collision between the container ship P&O Nedlloyd Vespucci and the yacht Wahkuna, English Channel 28 May 2003.

Published 23 January 2015