Location: English Channel off south coast of England.
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.
Date of occurrence: 28 May 2003
Marine Accident Investigation Branch
Merchant vessel 100 gross tons or over
Recreational craft - sail
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