sea mishaps - updates

Rappler's latest stories on sea mishaps


At least 7 dead after 2 boats capsize off Iloilo

Aug 03, 2019 - 4:30 PM

The Philippine Coast Guard says over 20 people have been rescued, so far, and search operations continue for the missing passengers and crew members

At least 7 dead in Romblon boat sinking

Jun 10, 2017 - 4:21 PM

Authorities have rescued 45 passengers and are searching for 3 others

SEA MISHAP. Members of the Philippine Coast Guard move a boat passenger who was rescued off Romblon waters. Photo courtesy of the Philippine Coast Guard

Maritime safety: Lessons from M/V Princess of the Stars tragedy

Jul 04, 2015 - 1:00 PM

The July 2 sea tragedy involving M V Kim Nirvana shows that safety issues continue to plague the Philippine maritime industry

CAPSIZED SHIP. M/V Princess of the Stars sank June 21, 2008. Of 851 passengers, only 28 are known survivors, 400 still missing and some 130 unidentified exhumed bodies. Photo from Wikipedia

Coast Guard: Bolinao sea collision likely accidental

Jun 25, 2012 - 5:57 PM

The Coast Guard says the sea collision off Pangasinan that killed one Filipino fisherman was likely an accident