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128 Foot Yacht Caught on Fire next to Nice, France Airport!

Around 2 pm today August 17 2017, a 128 foot yacht caught on fire by Nice airport Côte d’Azur.

Quickly coming to the rescue were the maritime firefighter of the SDIS who eventually saved 11 passengers and 4 crew members.

During the incident, giant black smoke was visible from the beach and the Alpes Maritimes. The yacht was 5 miles away the coast when the fire started.

The boat was had been chartered coming back from the Provence of Italy.