National Geographic Endeavour accidents and incidents
MS Endeavour, Caledonian Star, North Star, Lindmar, Marburg
89 m / 292 ft
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- structural - 2001 (rogue wave damages in Drake Passage)
02 March 2001Structural and Technical Issues
On March 2, 2001, while crossing the Drake Passage on a South America cruise to Antarctica (via Cape Horn route), the Lindblad Endeavour ship was struck by a 30 m (98 ft) high rogue wave. It smashed the Navigation Bridge's (Wheelhouse's) windows and ruined the vessel's communications and all the navigation equipment. The ship was assisted by the Argentinian tug ARA Alferez Sobral. Three days later, Nat Geo Endeavour reached its homeport Ushuaia (Argentina).
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