Dutch freighter Marina Bay in distress in Indian ocean
Dutch freighter Marina Bay issued distress signal at 1730 UTC Oct 1 13, from position 10 12S 046 28E, some 25 nm south off Assumption Island, north of Madagascar, Indian ocean. Vessel was proceeding at a speed of some 4.5 knots. Character of the distress unknown. Vessel en route from Mtwara Tanzania to Tuticorin India.
General cargo / container vessel Marina Bay, IMO 7522239, dwt 7267, capacity 400 TEU, built 1990, flag Panama, manager BREADBOX SHIPPING LINES BV, Netherlands.