On Friday,January 12, 2018, at 1400 hours local time, Grandi Navi Veloci (NGV) ferry Fantastic, registered in Tangier, Morocco, collided with the cruise ship Viking Star in Barcelona, Spain.
Fantastic was backing and Viking Star was docked at Terminal B when the collision took place causing moderate damage to both vessels.
The collision happened while Fantastic maneuvered to dock, hitting the previously docked Viking Star cruise ship in the process.
Viking Star had embarked from Rome, Italy on Friday, January 5, 2018 for a Mediterranean cruise with calls at Sicily, Tunsia, Cagilari, Algeria and Valencia, Spain before calling at Barcelona.
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