During a river cruise on the route Yaroslavl - Perm - Yaroslavl, which started in Yaroslavl on Aug 13, 2018, the "Kapitan Pushkaarev" allided with the pier in Udmurtia in the morning of August 17. There were 147 passengers, including six children, and 49 crew members on board. The ship suffered damage to the paintwork of the bow. The canopy of the passenger area on the pontoon and the duty room of the pontoon were damaged too. A navigational mistake and strong winds contributed to the accident. The ship continued the voyage at 2 p.m.
After the sinking of the "Bandeng" which had suffered engine failure off Loloda, North Maluku, on Aug15 and sank, two missing crew members were found dead, floating in different areas, while another was found alive and was transported to a hospital. One crew member was still missing by Agu 19. 45 persons had been rescued alive. The National Transportation Safety Committee and the Ministry of Transportation will be investigating the sinking of the ferry.
The French Civil Defense deployed a Dragon 29 helicopter on Aug 19, 2018, to the "Kan An Ael" about 40 km west of Pointe Saint-Mathieu. On crew member suffered a hand injury and needed to be medevaced. The CROSS Corsen was alerted around 1 p.m. The man was was hoisted at about 1.45 p.m. and taken to the hospital Cavale Blanche in Brest for treatment.