German freighter fixed problem, resumed voyage, Gulf of Bothnia

1600 UTC UPDATE: Problem was fixed, the ship resumed voyage at around 1300 UTC.
1230 UTC Oct 24: General cargo ship COSTAMAR is adrifti in central Gulf of Bothnia since around 0900 UTC Oct 24, after cooling system failure. En route from Kemi Finland to Honfleur France, with cargo of timber.
General cargo ship COSTAMAR, IMO 9552020, dwt 5217, built 2010, flag Portugal, manager BRIESE DRY CARGO GMBH & CO KG (EQUASIS).



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