28 Dec '11, 6pm

Sea Shepherd Ship Severely Damaged by Rogue Wave

Sea Shepherd Ship Severely Damaged by Rogue Wave

Sea Shepherd Ship Severely Damaged by Rogue Wave December 28, 2011 Sea Shepherd Ship Severely Damaged by Rogue Wave Steve Irwin Responding to Distress Call from the Brigitte Bardot Brigitte Bardot in the Mediterranean photo: Michelle McCarron While fighting heavy seas in pursuit of the Japanese whaling fleet, the Sea Shepherd scout vessel Brigitte Bardot was struck by a rogue wave that has cracked the hull and severely damaged one of the pontoons on the vessel. Captain Paul Watson, onboard the Sea Shepherd flagship Steve Irwin, reports that they are fighting heavy seas to reach the position of the Brigitte Bardot some 240 miles to the southeast. It is expected to take twenty hours to reach the damaged vessel. The Brigitte Bardot is at 51 degrees 42 minutes South and 99 Degrees 21 minutes East, or 1500 miles southwest of Fremantle, Western Australia. Brigitte Bardot Captain...

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