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Old May 29th, 2012, 11:32 AM
Bruce Chafkin1 Bruce Chafkin1 is offline
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A very similar thing happened on the Royal Viking Sun (now Prinsendam) on her maiden voyage in 1988.
When passing under a bridge into Copenhagen, the mast was sheared off by a low bridge.
The mast crashed through the roof and ceiling of the Queens Grill Restaurant, almost killing the entire Kloster Family, who owned the cruise line.
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