Russian trawler hit Norwegian reefer, Arctic

Trawler MIRAKH contacted reefer SILVER COPENHAGEN by starboard bow, hitting reefer’s portside bow, on Jul 12 or 13 in Bellsund Sound, western Spietsbergen island, Norway Arctic, Greenland sea. Both ships sustained slight damages, no assistance needed. Both ships remained underway.
Reefer SILVER COPENHAGEN, IMO 9143386, dwt 4230, built 1998, flag Norway, manager Fjord Shipping.
Trawler MIRAKH, IMO 9657959, displacement 3428, built 2014, flag Russia, owner JSC Murmanskseld 2.



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