Ferry WAVE MASTER 6 fire, Singapore
One of the WAVE MASTER 6 generators caught fire after a shortcut, while ferry was en route from Singapore to Batam Center with 140 passengers on board, at around 2100 LT Apr 22. A thick smoke, alarm siren and a short blackout caused panic among passengers, who ran out of passenger quarters to upper deck. Crew ventilated compartments, fire was quickly extinguished. Left engine was disabled, ferry reached Batam Center under right engine only. No injures reported.