Maritime Bulletin Daily Aug 12 – 13

Accidents
• Vietnamese freighter aground, Philippine
• Disabled cargo ship towed to ship repair yard
• Tanker boarded by Iranian Special Forces in Gulf of Oman VIDEO
• VLCC tanker completed repairs, but was disabled by positive test
• Aground and Not Under Command vessels Worldwide Alerts (4 ships)

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My name is Mikhail Voytenko, I’m Russian, professional merchant marine navigator, by education and former experience. I own and run Maritime Bulletin website for more than 10 years. I've been involved in solving a number of piracy hijack cases, including the hijack of ro-ro FAINA, loaded with tanks. It was me who made public, and unravel, freighter ARCTIC SEA mystery. I've been also closely involved in a number of maritime disaster, one of them being MSC FLAMINIA major fire.