Three crew members of the "SCL Basilea" were injured, one of them fell overboard, on Jan 8, 2016, when the vessel left Leixoes bound for Panama. The man who fell overboard was rescued, all three were hospitalized with serious injures. The ship returned to Leixoes after the incident.
The Mexican police found 173 kilos of cocaine in a container on board of the "Mataquito" when it called at Manzanillo on Jan 7, 2016, coming from Buenaventura, where supposedly ´the drugs were taken on board. The crew and vessel’s management seemed to have nothing to do with the contraband and did not know about it.