General cargo ship grounding, Yeosu, Korea

November 29, 2021 Maritime Safety News

General cargo ship AQUILA ran aground on a northeast coast of Myodo island, Yeosu, Korea, at around 2300 Seoul time Nov 24, while approaching Gwangyang Port. The ship went out of control after steering was disabled by generator failure. She was refloated in the morning Nov 25 and taken to inner Gwangyang Port anchorage. No reports on damages, possible hull breaches, etc., though there might be some.

New FleetMon Vessel Safety Risk Reports Available: https://www.fleetmon.com/services/vessel-risk-rating/

 

SOURCE READ THE FULL ARTICLE

https://www.fleetmon.com/maritime-news/2021/36257/general-cargo-ship-grounding-yeosu-korea/