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This is a list of transportation fires where a ship or other transportation has caught on fire.

List of transportation firesEdit

Ship firesEdit

Train and rail firesEdit

Bus firesEdit

Road firesEdit

Tanker truck fires and explosionsEdit

Other firesEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "SS Hankow gutted by fire after a typhoon. SS Hankow, a Hong Kong paddle steamer, pictured in harbour shortly after a fire gutted her interior, claiming 100 lives. Related photographs suggest the boat may have been one of many vessels affected by a devastating typhoon that struck Hong Kong on 18 September. Hong Kong, China, circa 14 October 1906., Hong Kong, China, People's Republic of, Eastern Asia, Asia". SuperStock. 1906-10-14. Retrieved 2013-09-16.
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  5. ^ "NOSTALGIC account on Big Indian ocean liners called at Penang". July 2, 2012.
  6. ^ "Fatal Fire on Cruise Ship MS NORDLYS | MaritimeMatters | Cruise ship news and ocean liner history". MaritimeMatters. 2011-09-15. Retrieved 2013-09-16.
  7. ^ "Dramatic Video: Raging fire kills 2 on Norwegian cruise ship". YouTube. 2011-09-15. Retrieved 2013-09-16.
  8. ^ Sandler, Eric (30 April 2014). "Train catches fire in Lynchburg, Va., derailment". Fox News. Associated Press. Retrieved 14 September 2019.
  9. ^ Riordan Seville, Lisa (30 April 2014). "Oil Train Derails and Catches Fire in Lynchburg, Virginia". NBC News. Archived from the original on 16 April 2017. Retrieved 14 September 2019.
  10. ^ "NTSB Determines Cause of Bus Fire in Texas that Killed 23 during Hurricane Rita Evacuation" (Press release). National Transportation Safety Board. 21 February 2007. Archived from the original on 18 May 2017. Retrieved 4 September 2019.
  11. ^ Simonsen, Stefan (4 November 2008). "A2 bei Hannover: 20 Menschen sterben bei Bus-Brand". Stern (in German). Archived from the original on 17 October 2015. Retrieved 16 November 2014.
  12. ^ Lappin, Yaakov (12 February 2010). "40 prison guards dead after bus engulfed in fire". The Jerusalem Post. Archived from the original on 15 March 2014. Retrieved 16 September 2013.
  13. ^ "China bus fire kills 47". The Guardian. Associated Press. 8 June 2013. Archived from the original on 29 March 2019. Retrieved 8 June 2013.
  14. ^ Sreenivasulu, D. (30 October 2013). "45 killed as bus goes up in flames on Hyderabad-Bangalore highway". The Hindu. Archived from the original on 21 October 2017. Retrieved 4 September 2019.
  15. ^ "Colombia school bus catches fire, dozens of children killed". Herald Globe. Retrieved 20 May 2014. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)
  16. ^ "Fire in South Korea bus terminal leaves six dead". Seoul News.Net. Retrieved 26 May 2014. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)
  17. ^ "Breaking: 26 dead in tour bus blaze". The China Post. Associated Press. 19 July 2016. Archived from the original on 20 July 2016. Retrieved 23 November 2016.
  18. ^ "The Disaster Story". Kingman Arizona Historic District. All About Kingman LLC. Retrieved 6 January 2014.