Back to Casualty List | Search The Casualty Database
Precis File
SHIP NAME: Neil Armstrong KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
source CAHILL_C
type D
volume
material
dead
link

On the evening of August 10, 1977, Neil Armstrong had just cleared the Suez southbound in ballast. Coral I was anchored for repairs on her last voyage to the breakers. Court decided she was not showing any anchor lights. She was almost bow on to Neil Armstrong. Somehow Armstrong did not detect until 50 meters. They collided bow on.


source CTX
type D
volume
material
dead
link

Armstrong was twin screw.