Bulk carrier boarded by robbers
The 'African Queen' was boarded by five robbers armed with knives in the Singapore Strait on March 24, 2021, at 7.25 p.m. The Master raised the alarm, the crew mustered, and a search was conducted. Nothing was reported stolen. The incident was reported to the local authorities. The ship continued its voyage from Tubarao to Taichung where it arrived on March 30.
Engine trouble in Boundary Passage
The "African Queen" suffered engine problems in the Boundary Passage, British Columbia, in position 48 45.03 N, 123 06.25 W, on July 26, 2018, at 01.45 a.m. To avoid an incident, the vessel was intentionally anchored in the Plumper Sound, British Columbia. A minor repair was carried out and the vessel continued its voyage from Vancouver to Buenaventura.
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