Location: Undergoing a refit in dry dock at Falmouth Port, England.
Investigation report into marine accident including what happened, safety lessons and recommendations made:
aquitaine .pdf (397.54 kb)
Report on the investigation of the failure of lifeboat Bowsing Gear on P&OSL Aquitaine in Falmouth Dry-Dock on 29 October 1999.
Date of occurrence: 29 October 1999
Marine Accident Investigation Branch
Merchant vessel 100 gross tons or over
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