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# adrift - Monday 24 September, 2018

Indonesia teen rescued after seven weeks adrift at sea in floating hut
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# Adrift

Indonesia teen rescued after seven weeks adrift at sea in floating hut

Sep 24th 2018, 6:27 PM 40,073 Views 24 Comments

The 18-year-old was working solo on a fishing hut when heavy winds knocked it off its moorings.

# adrift - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Castaway says dreams about his family (and food) sustained him
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# Adrift

Castaway says dreams about his family (and food) sustained him

Feb 4th 2014, 9:52 AM 16,567 Views 29 Comments

Fisherman Jose Salvador Alvarenga said he thought about suicide during his 13 months adrift in the Pacific.

# adrift - Friday 14 September, 2012

Fisherman recovered alive after four months at sea
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# Castaway

Fisherman recovered alive after four months at sea

Sep 14th 2012, 7:55 AM 20,402 Views 39 Comments

Asked what he wanted after his four months floating away, the Kiribati fisherman said: “Smoke.”

# adrift - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

French fishing vessel towing Costa Allegra to Seychelles island
# Costa Allegra
# Costa Allegra

French fishing vessel towing Costa Allegra to Seychelles island

Feb 28th 2012, 10:30 AM 1,987 Views 5 Comments

The cruise ship was left stranded in the Indian Ocean after a fire broke out in the generator room, cutting power to the Allegra.