There have been a total of 5 shark attacks in AZORES. Out of those, none have thankfully been fatal. 0 attacks came out of the blue while 5 have been provoked by humans.
|350 miles from Faial Island||24-10-2010||Fishing||PROVOKED INCIDENT?||NO||crewman from the Gedi|
|Onboard the fishing vessel Nuevo Cedes||26-01-2009||Fishing||Left forearm bitten PROVOKED INCIDENT||NO||49yo A Spanish fisherman|
|No inury to occupants, shark struck boat||NO|
|Sao Miguel||30-08-1959||White shark, based on 2 teeth retrieved from rudder||Fishing||No injury to occupants; shark bit rudder||NO||40' bonito boat|
|23-11-1872||No injury, but according to Fosdyk, captain & crew were killed by sharks||NO||Abel Fosdyk (who claimed to be sole survivor from the Mary Celeste)|