Maltese Fishing Vessels – F 143 TEMPTATION

One of the British Military Boats left in Malta was the 1943 built former Army GSP, converted as a yacht of which back in 1978 she was acquired by Marsaxlokk Fishermen family and renamed her as TEMPTATION registered as F 143. She was 17.83 m long with the Maltese Registry of Shipping Official Number (O.N.) […]

Rescue – 2 Persons injured in a boat accident at Marfa, Malta – 20.02.2019

2 persons have sustained grievous injuries following an accident with their boat of which around 0500 hrs the Police were informed that a boat collided with the wall of the Ramla Bay Resort Hotel in Marfa, at great speed. Police from the Rapid Intervention Unit (RIU) , the Qawra police station as well as the […]

19 yachts totally destroyed in dramatic boatyard fire – 01.02.2018 Nineteen boats were destroyed by a fire in a boat yard in Tal-Balal, near Gharghur, early on Thursday 1st February morning. The Civil Protection Department said 19 boats and yachts were destroyed by the blaze, with personnel managing to prevent the fire from spreading further.   […]

French Navy FS ACONIT F 713 calling off Malta. – 17.01.2018 The 1999 commissioned multi mission stealth frigate of the French Navy FS ACONIT F 713 called off 3 miles North East off Valletta (Grand Harbour), Malta on Wednesday 17th January, 2018 for a conveyance service with Pilot boat FOXTROT from 2231-2247 hrs. Originally to be […]