Tag: hijacking

  • Falcon Fear

    Fears are growing as pirates have boarded the 54,924-dwt Falcon Trader II (built 2009) in the Arabian Sea. On first report the crew¬†were understood to be in a citadel and […]

  • Yacht Peril

    The hijacking of the yacht Quest, and the taking of four Americans as hostage has once again raised the issue of yachting and pirates. NATO Shipping Centre advises yachts not […]

  • Sailing Through the Pirate Zone

    This morning November 2nd Reuters reported a potential hijacking of a yacht¬† in the Indian Ocean with three British crew onboard, only ten days after the first anniversary of the […]