Heavy weather encountered by passenger cruise ship Pacific Sun with 77 people injured

Location: 200 miles off north north east of North Cape, New Zealand.

Accident Investigation Report 14/2009

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

PacificSunReport.pdf (1,227.74 kb)

Annexes (1,501.77 kb)


MAIB report on the investigation of heavy weather encountered by the cruise ship Pacific Sun, 200 miles north north east of North Cape, New Zealand on 30 July 2008 resulting in injuries to 77 passengers and crew.

Published: 24 June 2009

Published 23 January 2015