Container ship Aspendos M in trouble in Aegean sea
Container ship Aspendos M suffered unknown kind of trouble en route from Bengazi Libya to Aliaga Turkey, maybe mechanical problem. Vessel left Bengazi on Oct 12 13, ETA Aliaga Oct 14 or 15 latest, but is still under way. At 1300 UTC Oct 17 13 vessel was some 20 nautical miles east of Andros Island easternmost tip,limping at a speed of some 1.5 knots. Container ship Aspendos M, IMO 8411841, dwt dwt 7960, capacity 581 TEU, built 1986, flag Turkey, manager MEDKON DENIZCILIK KONTEYNER.