Old 4th Jan 2019, 02:58
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visibility3miles
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Originally Posted by parabellum View Post
1500 containers a year is the average lost at sea I heard. If they sink it is OK but if they are full of furniture and other floatables they may only be a few inches below the surface, invisible until they take the keel right off an ocean going yacht!
Speaking of ocean going vessels, there's a lot of flotsam that might turn others into jetsam...

Teenager’s abandoned ‘ghost boat’ discovered off Kangaroo Island after drifting in sea for eight years
https://www.news.com.au/national/sou...a8772522d5b8ee
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