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Antananarivo, MG
Friday, May 24, 2019

(Ops/Rescue) INDIAN OCEAN – Tuna fishing vessel on fire, 16 crew rescued, Indian ocean

http://maritimebulletin.net/2019/05/08/tuna-fishing-vessel-on-fire-16-crew-rescued-indian-ocean/ Tuna fishing vessel TENN MING YANG NO.268 issued distress signal at around 0430 UTC May 7, reporting fire on board, 16 crew going to life rafts, and requesting immediate assistance. Vessel was in vicinity...

(Ops/Assistance) SOUTH AFRICA-SEA RESCUE – Jeffreys Bay – Sunday, 05 May. Boat assisted

source:NSRI At 11h45, Sunday, 05 May, we provided assistance to a craft out at sea while we were at sea conducting our weekly routine training exercises. The crew of a small fishing craft reported to...

(News) INDIA- 7 Karnataka fishermen still missing as Indian Navy finds wreckage of Udupi...

https://www.thenewsminute.com/article/7-karnataka-fishermen-still-missing-indian-navy-finds-wreckage-udupi-boat-101161 More than 4 months after the disappearance of Suvarna Tribhuja, a fishing boat from Udupi, the Indian Navy has found the wreckage of the boat. The seven fishermen who were on board are currently...

(Ops/rescue) KENYA – 4 fishermen rescued after boat capsizes in Lamu

https://www.nation.co.ke/counties/lamu/Fishermen-rescued-from-capsized-boat/3444912-5102698-lfbxrk/ Officials of the Kenya Maritime Authority (KMA) have rescued four crew from a capsized fishing boat Christened Qas-Wara in Lamu County. Speaking to the Nation in Lamu on Monday, County KMA Vessel Inspector Alexander...

(Ops/assistance) SOUTH AFRICA- Towing of a rubber duck off Witsand.

source: NSRI At 15h30, Wednesday, 01 May, NSRI Witsand duty crew activated following a request for assistance from crew on a boat with motor mechanical failure at Groenpunt. NSRI sea rescue craft BREEDE RESCUER was launched...

(Ops/MEDEVAC) SOUTH AFRICA- Sailor medivaced off bulk carrier

source: NSRI At 11h19, Saturday, 04 May, NSRI Table Bay duty crew were activated by the Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) following a request for medical assistance from a bulk carrier in Table Bay reporting...

(ACT) SOUTH AFRICA – Two sailors died on the Russian ship “VASILY GOLOVNIN” en...

http://www.maritimeherald.com/2019/two-sailors-died-on-the-russian-vessel-vasily-golovnin-on-the-way-to-south-africa/ Two crew members of Russian diesel-electric ship VASILY GOLOVNIN (IMO 8723426, Russian flag, FESCO transport group) on their way to Cape Port (South Africa) died for unknown reasons, reports Interfax a representative of the...

(Ops/Rescue) SOUTH AFRICA – 3 fishermen rescued from capsized boat near Cape Point.

https://www.iol.co.za/capeargus/news/3-fishermen-rescued-from-capsized-boat-near-cape-point-22173451 The NSRI Kommetjie duty crew were activated at 9am on Monday, April 29 following reports from fishermen at Hoek van Bobbejaan, Cape Point, of 3 fishermen that they rescued from the upturned hull of...

(Ops/Assistance) EGYPT- APL DANUBE towed to Sokhna, to be offloaded.

https://www.fleetmon.com/maritime-news/2019/25925/apl-danube-towed-sokhna-be-offloaded/ Container ship APL DANUBE was towed from Suez to Sokhna, Egypt, after grounding and breakdown in Suez Canal on Apr 20. Reportedly, ship’s steering was seriously damaged by grounding. The ship is to be...

(Act) INDIA – Indian aircraft carrier fire. Russia-built ship with inherent bad luck.

https://www.fleetmon.com/maritime-news/2019/25909/indian-aircraft-carrier-fire-russia-built-ship-inh/ Indian media news release: A lieutenant commander lost his life while attempting to snuff out an accidental fire that broke out on India's only aircraft carrier INS VIKRAMADITYA near the INS Kadamba Naval Base...
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