Ferry Runs Aground In Brooklyn, Over 100 Passengers EvacuatedIn a statement on their website, Seastreak said their boat the Commodore experienced a mechanical issue that caused the vessel to lose power and steering.
Passengers Rescued After Seastreak Ferry Runs Aground In Jamaica Bay No injuries were reported, but 29 people had to be removed from the 55-foot vessel.
NTSB Releases Full Report On Seastreak Ferry Crash The National Transportation Safety Board released a full report Tuesday detailing their findings that a captain's error led to a ferry crash that injured 80 people -- four seriously -- last year in Lower Manhattan.
NTSB: Captain's Error Led To 2013 Seastreak Ferry CrashA captain's error led to a ferry crash that injured 80 people last year in Lower Manhattan, according to findings released by National Transportation Safety Board investigators on Tuesday.
Settlements Reached In Manhattan Commuter Ferry CrashMore than 80 people were injured in when the boat struck a pier, including one seriously.
Rockaway Residents Petition For Continuation Of Ferry ServiceThey said it has has been a lifeline for them since supertorm Sandy, according to State Assemblyman Philip Goldfeder.
Audiofile: January - The Month In SoundThis was also the month that Lance Armstrong finally came clean about his years of doping to become a cycling champion. Also in sports and due, at least in part, to the cloud cast by performance-enhancing drugs, no one was elected to the Baseball Hall Of Fame.
NTSB Continues Investigation Into Seastreak Ferry CrashAn underwater survey of the vessel revealed damage to the port propeller and a more complete hull survey will be conducted when the vessel is hauled from the water for repairs, the NTSB said.
NTSB Investigation Into Seastreak Ferry Accident Under Way"Right now we're just trying to collect, gather the factual information and the perishable evidence that can go away with the passage of time," NTSB's Robert L. Sumwalt said. "We will be going over that boat with a fine tooth comb."
Dozens And Dozens Injured After Ferry Bangs Into Dock In Lower ManhattanInvestigators believed Wednesday evening that mechanical failure caused the crash involving the Seastreak Wall Street catamaran.
Elderly Man Rescued After Jumping From FerryA 71-year-old man who jumped off a New York-bound SeaStreak Ferry was quickly rescued from the frigid ocean waters by the quick-acting crew.