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Old 02-09-2011, 08:07   #61
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Re: Cowes Week Yacht Hits Bulk Tanker

I would like to see a tanker making 25 Kts. and have no bow wave.

According to the article, there was a pilot boat escorting with a clear zone in between, and the ship was blasting a DANGER signal. The sailboat behind Suicide Clyde had the intelligence to see the danger and stood off and passed behind the tanker...`

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