Report of the Investigation into the Collision between the Yacht "Debonair" and Cargo Vessel "Bluebird" in Dublin Bay on 20th May 2001
Date of Incident
Sunday 20 May 2001
Friday 11 February 2005
On 20th May 2001 at about 0250 hours, a collision occurred in the entrance channel to Dublin Port between the St. Vincent and the Grenadines registered cargo vessel "Bluebird" and the Irish yacht "Debonair". The collision occurred in a position 0.4 nautical miles to the west of No. 3 buoy in good weather conditions. Visibility was good at the time. There were four fatalities.