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Ship disabled by fire
The "Mentari Selaras" ex "Kannon Baru" (IMO: 9488267) caught fire in the superstructure on June 8, 2019, in pos. 09 34S 120 15E, near Waingapu port, Sumba island. The 17 crew members remained on board, an SAR team from Waingapu was deployed to assist the crew in firefighting. The fire was extinguished and the disabled ship was towed back to Waingapu. It was en route from Waingapu to Ende, Flores island.
KANNON BARU with cargo of containers ran aground on Ria Beach
General cargo vessel KANNON BARU with cargo of containers ran aground on Ria Beach, Ende, southern Pulau Flores Island, Indonesia, Savu sea, in the morning Sep 2. Vessel was approaching Ende and ran aground, reportedly because of poor weather, whatever it means. No news on salvage yet.Upload News