The Andrea Gail ended up being a fishing vessel which was built in Panama City, Florida in 1978. The vessels initial title was "Miss Penny". The ship was lost through the "Perfect violent storm" of 1991. Tragically, all six members of the crew had been lost at water, and presumed dead. The staff consisted of Captain Billy Tyne, Robert 'Bobby' Shatford, David 'Sully' Sullivan, Dale 'Murph' Murphy, Michael 'Bugsy' Moran, and Alfred Pierre.