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CANADA is facing a huge bill for the operation to save their ill-fated submarine Chicoutimi, which was stricken by a fatal fire on board days after it was purchased from the Ministry of Defence.
A MEMORIAL service for the officer who died following fires aboard the submarine HMCS Chicoutimi was held in Rhu yesterday as the Canadian government suspended use of the vessel’s three sister ships.
CREWMEN of the Canadian submarine which caught fire in the Atlantic were today due to say a final farewell to their comrade who lost his life after the blaze.
THE inquiry into the cause of a fire aboard the Canadian submarine HMCS Chicoutimi, which resulted in the death of a crew member, was launched yesterday.
CANADA’S defence minister has refused to rule out suing the British government over the purchase of four second-hand submarines.
THE crew of a crippled Canadian submarine which suffered a fire in which one seaman died are set to be interviewed about exactly what happened onboard.
DETAILS of the dramatic rescue that brought a stricken Canadian submarine back to Scotland emerged last night, as the vessel was towed into the Faslane naval base.
A RESCUE operation to tow a Canadian submarine to safety continued yesterday, as a second crewman remained in a critical condition.
A RESCUE operation to tow a stricken Canadian submarine to safety was continuing today after a second crewman was left fighting for his life.
A SUBMARINE stranded in the Atlantic 100 miles north-west of Ireland was being towed back to Scotland last night, after a fire on board which claimed the life of a sailor.
RESCUERS were today due to reach a stricken Canadian submarine after the fire which left it drifting in the Atlantic claimed the life of one of its crew.
A CANADIAN sailor injured in a fire on board a submarine died last night, as British warships began arriving alongside the stricken vessel.
BRITISH rescue vessels were today staging an operation to tow a stricken Canadian submarine with nine injured crew to safety.