Event CategoryIncident
Event GroupTechnology
Event SubgroupTransportation accident
Event TypeMarine
Placeoff the Northern coast of Newfoundland
Event Start DateJuly 3, 1981
Event End DateJuly 3, 1981
Commentsoff the Northern coast of Newfoundland, July 3, 1981. 13 dead, 19 survivors: the ship "Arctic Explorer" apparently hit an iceberg and sank in icy waters off Newfoundland's northern coast.
Injured / Infected19
Estimated Total CostUnknown
Federal DFAA Payments$0
Provincial DFAA Payments$0
Provincial Department PaymentsUnknown
Municipal CostsUnknown
OGD CostsUnknown
Insurance PaymentsUnknown
NGO PaymentsUnknown
Utility - People Affected0