List of casualties of Ukraine
25.07.1993 -  As a result of terract in a Cape Town church two seamen from the Sevastopol"s trawler "Apogey" were killed and two badly wounded.


20.07.1995 -  While berthed at the home port port of Sevastopol, Ukraine, on July 20, 1995, canning fish factory trawler "Anatoliy Khalin" was engulfed by a fire that broke out in the fish factory.


28.09.1996 -  While fishing near cape Lukull, in 20 miles to the north west of Sevastopol, Ukraine, disappeared seiner-trawler "Saor-3" and six crew members.


16.12.1997 -  In a heavy storm seiner-trawler "SChS-1019" capsized and foudered in the Black Sea.


28.07.1998 -  Seiner "Shkval" sank following an explosion. Fishermen pulled out a trawl with bomb aboard and bomb blew up.


03.12.2001 -  Trawler "Achuevskiy" ran aground not far from Yalta, Crimea.


01.05.2003 -  Seiner "Istok" sank in Black Sea after collision with a passenger vessel.


01.02.2005 -  Trawler "Biosfera" sank in the Mediterranean Sea on February 01, 2005 in lat. 38:53N, long. 03:11E while under tow for the breakers in Turkey.


20.07.2019 -  Fire on board of freezer factory trawler "Ivan Golubets".




20.07.1995 - "ANATOLIY KHALIN" - "Nataliya Kovshova" type trawler, Yard No.14730, 1967, Ukrainian flag, port of registry - Sevastopol.
  While berthed at the home port Sevastopol, Ukraine, on July 20, 1995, fishing canner super trawler "Anatoliy Khalin" was engulfed by a fire that broke out in the fish factory. The crew was at lunch and nobody noticed ignition. Flame was enlarged to engine room and accommodation. Fire was extinguished on July 26. It is considered that the reason of ignition was welding device. Trawler was completely destroyed by fire and broken up in 1996.


28.09.1996 - "SAOR-3" - seiner-trawler, project 13301, Yard No.1052, built in 1991, IMO: 8860640, flag - Ukraine, port of registry - Sevastopol.
  While fishing near cape Lukull, in 20 miles to the north west of Sevastopol, Ukraine, disappeared seiner-trawler "Saor-3" and six crew members. As a result of long searches it was not possible to find out any traces of a trawler. One of versions that the vessel and crew could be suddenly destroyed by powerful explosion or a rocket that has not allowed fishermen to send distress signal. In 1998 in this area sank after explozion seiner-trawler "Shkval" and  also a russian training missile strike the ship "Vereshchagino" (design 502EM).


28.07.1998 -   In july 1998 seiner-trawler "Shkval" sank following an explosion. Explosion was noticed from the passenger ship "General Vatutin". Arrived through some hours on a place of accident the diving boat "Crab" of Ukraine Naval Forces, lifted from water of one crew member and shipS dog, other crew members died. Saved seaman told, that fishermen pulled out a trawl aboard and found а bomb which has blew up. Instantly all crew was killed and accomodation completely destroyed. For some seconds "Shkval" together with crew has sunk. Trawler fishing on a beam of the cape Lukull, in 20 miles to the north west of Sevastopol, Ukraine.


03.12.2001 - "ACHUEVSKIY" - "Vasiliy Yakovenko" type trawler, IMO: 7620110, Yard No. 1421, built in 1976, Ukrainian flag, port of registry - Sevastopol.
  On December 3, 2001, trawler "Achuevskiy" ran aground near cape Troitsa, Crimea. Engine room was flooded. All 30 crew members were rescued safely. Later the vessel was refloated and towed to Sevastopol where she was scrapped during 2002-2007.


01.05.2003 - "ISTOK" - medium size Black Sea seiner, flag - Ukraine.
  On 1 May, 2003 about 01.00 (local time), in a heavy fog, in 50 miles from Crimean cape Tarkhankut, ukrainian passenger vessel "Pallada" collided with anchored seiner "Istok". Seiner sustained a hole in the hull. "Pallada" picked up a crew and took "Istok" in tow but soon seiner sank.


01.02.2005 - "BIOSFERA" - type "Atlantik Supertrawler", IMO: 7638222, Yard No. 467, built in 1977, Ukrainian flag, port of registry - Sevastopol.
  Trawler "Biosfera" sank in the Mediterranean Sea on February 01, 2005 in lat. 38°53N, long. 03°11E while under tow for the breakers in Turkey.


20.07.2019 - "IVAN GOLUBETS" - "Pulkovskiy Meridian" type fishing freezer factory trawler, Yard No.596, built in 1991, IMO: 8859782, port of registry - Batumi, flag - Georgia.
  On July 20, 2019 fire broke out in the engine room of the factory trawler "Ivan Golubets" while the vessel was in fishing grounds not far from the coast of Mauritania. Crew abandon the blazing trawler. "Ivan Golubets" was towed by sister trawler "Kapitan Sukhondyaevskiy"close to the Mauritanian coast where almost completely burned-out vessel foundered at a 35 meters depth. One seaman was lost.

"Ivan Golubets" in New Zealand























































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