The Seattle Times

The Associated Press, 2009

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

2 U.S. security officials found dead on the Maersk Alabama

The Maersk Alabama was hijacked by pirates in 2009, an event depicted in the movie “Captain Phillips.” Two U.S. security officers were found dead on the ship Tuesday, which was berthed in Port Victoria in the Indian Ocean island nation of Seychelles.