MAERSK cont ship cook and tanker Russian Master corona negative UPDATE

MAERSK container ship cook, Spain
Apr 11 UPDATE: Found corona negative, the ship resumed voyage to Santa Cruz de Tenerife on Apr 10.
Filipino 38-year old cook was medevaced from container ship MAERSK LAMANAI at Algeciras road on Apr 8, with coronavirus symptoms. He was taken to hospital, container ship remained anchored, understood the ship interrupted her scheduled voyage and had to call Algeciras, after Master reported sick crew with virus symptoms. As of 1620 UTC Apr 9, the ship remained in the same position.
Container ship MAERSK LAMANAI, IMO 9527051, dwt 99866, capacity 8600 TEU, built 2013, flag HK, manager MAERSK.
Bitumen tanker Russian crew, Philippines
Apr 11 UPDATE: Russian Master found corona negative, he suffered from respiratory syndrome, now recovering in hospital in Manila.
Bitumen tanker ASPHALT TRANSPORTER reported 33-year old Russian crew having fever and corona-like symptoms for 4 days on Apr 5, to Philippines Maritime Authorities. Tanker interrupted her voyage from Kaohsiung Taiwan to Newcastle Australia, and headed for Mati port, southeast Luzon. Seaman was taken off the ship on Apr 7 and transferred to waiting plane, to be flown to Manila. Tanker resumed voyage same day.
Bitumen tanker ASPHALT TRANSPORTER, IMO 9293533, dwt 9230, built 2008, flag Cyprus, manager VALT BV Netherlands.

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My name is Nikolay Torkin, I’m Merchant Marine Master, presently in command of feeder container ship trading in South East Asia. My family lives in Prague, Czech Republic. Mikhail provides me with daily accidents reports, I send him information with regards to accidents and container ships.