Raffaele Rubattino ferry accidents and incidents

Raffaele Rubattino ferry cruise ship
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Cabins
293

Length (LOA)
180 m / 591 ft

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  • pier collision/allision - 2001 (Naples Italy)
  • propulsion/power loss - 2011 (near Capri Island, Italy)
DateAccident
  08 November 2011Propulsion / Power Loss

On November 8, 2011, experiencing engines failure, the ship broke down while navigating near Capri Island. It was later towed back to Port Naples for repairs.

  29 June 2001Ship Collision / Allision

On June 29, 2001, while maneuvering in Port Naples, the ship violently hit Pier 21, causing considerable damage to the quay. The accident was result of propulsion system (propeller) failure.

Note: Actually, this type of marine accidents is called “allision” (striking a fixed object) as opposed to “collision” striking another vessel).

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