Accident Report: F & K/Jolly Roger Another Strike Against The Mark 1 EyeBall

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Mar 162010
 
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Jolly Roger Gets F&K'd

In what is almost a carboncopy of the Aurora/Simone collision reported earlier on MAC Australia’s Transport Safety Board investigation on the collision between the bulk carrier F&K and the fishing vessel Jolly Roger compounds poor lookout with an unquestioned assumption by officers on the larger vessel that they were on a parallel course and in an overtaking situation rather than a crossing situation.

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