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Erwin S., U.S. physicist, 1868-1956. See: Ferry-Porter law.
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Heavy fog had set in overnight off the west coast, leading to the cancellation of many island passenger ferry services.
The ill-fated passenger ferry was carrying 831 passengers, including 116 crew.
The collision is said to have been caused due to the thick darkness near the port of Cebu, Philippines on late Friday night which led to the sinking of the passenger ferry St Thomas Aquinas.
The Gesr el-Arab company has hired the passenger ferry Doodi, also owned by Ismail, to replace the Oman ferry," a source at the Red Sea Ports Authority told the newspaper.
Summary: CAIRO: Hundreds of people were rescued from a burning passenger ferry on the Red Sea on Thursday.
Summary: A woman has been rescued after falling overboard from a passenger ferry that was travelling from Newcastle to the Netherlands.
A PASSENGER ferry skipper has been fined pounds 2,000 after his boat ran aground just as a family scattered a loved one's ashes over the side.
LD Lines has announced it is to close its passenger ferry service between Dover and Boulogne as from September 5.
Rescuers in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province are trying to reach passengers in a fast-flowing river after a passenger ferry capsized in strong winds Friday morning, state-run media reported.
Rescue crews last night called off the search for the 16-year-old, who went missing after his boat and the Scottish Viking passenger ferry collided in the North Sea.
LIFEBOATS yesterday called off the search for a teenage fisherman missing after a North Sea collision with a passenger ferry.
Swedish maritime authorities said several vessels, including at least one passenger ferry carrying more than 1,000 people, had collided with each other as they drifted amid huge blocks of moving ice.