08/04/1990 A fire breaks out on the passenger ferry Scandinavian Star
Scandinavian Star - The fire investigation (english version)
From the archives - Scandinavian Star fire reconstruction
Oslo City - Scandinavian Star fire tragedy - Memorial to passengers who lost their lives - monument
The fire aboard the ship Scandinavian Star that killed 159 people was professionally and wilfully set by two members of the crew. The Bahamas-flagged Scandinavia Star was sailing from Olso, Norway to Denmark when two separate fires broke out, eventually engulfing the ferry in thick smoke.