Passenger ship disabled in Aegean sea

Passenger ship AEGEAN ODYSSEY with 339 passengers on board suffered engine failure while approaching Chania, Crete island, Greece, in the afternoon Apr 21, en route from Malta. Two tugs were deployed, the ship was safely taken to Chaina and berthed. Reported detained until completing repairs and survey.
Passenger ship AEGEAN ODYSSEY, IMO 7225910, GT 12094, built 1973, flag Panama, manager AEGEAN ODYSSEY MARITIME-PAN, Greece.



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