Al Salam Boccaccio 98

DescriptionOn 3 February 2006, the Roll-on/roll-off passenger ferry Al Salam Boccaccio 98 sank in the Red Sea en route from Duba, Saudi Arabia, to Safaga in southern Egypt. The ship was carrying 1,312 passengers and 96 crew. 388 people survived.
Nationaliy of ShipEgypt
Lives Lost1,000
Peacetime or WartimePeacetime
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