|El Faro in this BBC Picture|
The 224-metre (735ft) El Faro, with 28 Americans and five Poles on board, was last heard from on Thursday and was reported to be taking on water.
The ship - which was travelling from
For more on the story see the BBC website.
Saturday, 3 October 2015
Container Ship "El Faro" missing in hurricane.
As if it needed any reaffirmation of just how dangerous a life at sea can be we bring you the story of an American registered Container ship which is reported missing of the Bahamas as Hurricane Joaquin continued on it destructive way.
thoughts go out to the crew and there families at this time.