Tanker Marine Alliance disabled, Pacific ocean, Kuril Islands
In the afternoon Oct 13 13 tanker Marine Alliance went disabled after her propeller and rudder got entangled in fishing nets, 45 nautical miles southeast of Paramushir Island, Pacific ocean in position 49 26N 156 03E. Salvage tug Suvorovets dispatched to the distressed vessel, ETA Oct 15. Vessel is drifting in WSW direction, speed up to 1.5 knots. Tanker Marine Alliance, IMO 9102801, dwt 4999, built 1994, flag Russia, owner DELTA JOINT-STOCK NAVIGATION, Vladivostok.