Gibraltar Chronicle Logo
Local News

Methane likely cause of ship explosion in Bay of Gibraltar, China’s Maritime Safety Agency says

Photo by John Sanchez

Methane from a cargo of coal may have caused the explosion on the Hong Kong-flagged bulk carrier CSSC Cape Town in which four seafarers were injured, according to a preliminary investigation by China’s Maritime Safety Administration. The blast on the CSSC Cape Town happened on February 19 in the Bay of Gibraltar as the ship...

Continue Reading

Register free to get 10 premium articles/month.

Register Now

Subscribe to get unlimited access

Subscribe Now

Already a subscriber?

Most Read

Local News

Govt recruits two tax professionals

Download The App On The iOS Store