Mv Alta Wikipedia
Mv alta is an abandoned panamanian flagged merchant vessel built in 1976. alta was abandoned in october 2018 after a us coast guard relief operation to rescue the crew about 2,200 km (1,400 mi) south east of bermuda, stranded after the ship was rendered irreparably disabled on a voyage from greece to haiti. Alta current position and history of port calls are received by ais. technical specifications, tonnages and management details are derived from vesselfinder database. the data is for informational purposes only and vesselfinder is not responsible for the accuracy and reliability of alta data. Mv alta, a ghost ship that traversed the atlantic for more than a year without crew or passengers, berthed at last. the 77 metre cargo vessel’s odyssey came to an end during storm dennis last. The mv alta was last spotted with a crew in september 2018. the us coast guard decided to rescue the 10 crew members from the vessel, which was heading to haiti from greece, after it had broken down and had been drifting for 20 days about 1,380 miles (2,220km) south east of bermuda in october 2018. The mv alta washed ashore in ireland's county cork amid storm dennis, but the vessel took a more than a year journey from off bermuda to get there.
Ghost Ship Mv Alta Abandoned 18 Months Ago Washes Onto
The mv alta – discovered by a jogger near ballycotton last week – washed up in cork after a 17 month crewless atlantic voyage a winter afternoon run along a desolate cliff top pathway is as. Mv alta in cork just the latest ghost ship to arrive on. ghost ship drifting at sea for more than a year finally washes ashore the mv alta is a cargo vessel that spent a year drifting the waters around north and south america, africa, and europe before. Inside mv alta: the ghost cargo ship which lies on the rocks in ballycotton wreck of the ghost ship mv alta which was driven aground during storm dennis near ballycotton, co. cork. picture: david. Alta on the rocks near ballycotton,cork, ireland where she came ashore during storm dennis on the night of the 15th of february. alta had been adrift since september 2018 when her crew abandoned her 1400 miles southeast of bermuda due to engine trouble.she was also in the news in 1983 when she sank off norway. Oops! this content failed to load. reload page. terms privacy user agreement about. english (en) marinetraffic blog help centre.
Ireland: "ghost" Ship Washed Ashore By Storm Dennis After Over Year Adrift
Abandoned by its crew, the cargo vessel made a lonely odyssey across the atlantic, a ghost ship seemingly destined never to make port. the 77 metre mv alta drifted for over a year, skirting the. A ghost ship which was spotted floating off the african coast six months ago has washed up on the irish shore following storm dennis. the 77 metre mv alta cargo ship, which is sailing with a. A u.s. coast guard aircrew aboard am hc 130 hercules airplane from air station elizabeth city, north carolina, airdrops one weeks worth of food to the disabled cargo ship, alta, approximately. Some reports suggest the mv alta was sailing under a panamanian flag when its crew were rescued and it was abandoned in october 2018 while other reports suggest it was registered in tanzania. Irish government officials were contacted by the unnamed individual after the mv alta was blown onto rocks near a fishing village in county cork on sunday. the 77 metre long cargo vessel had been.