Bulk carrier Ince Inebolu aground, Aegean sea
Bulk carrier Ince Inebolu ran aground on southeastern tip of Astipalaia island, Greece, Aegean sea, north of Crete island, in the morning Sep 5. Reportedly vessel suffered a hole in forepeak area. Vessel was ballasting from Yemen to Novorossiysk, Russia. No spill reported. According to AIS, at 0430 UTC Sep 6 vessel was in the same position 36 34N 026 27E with tug Megas Alexandros (IMO:7351070) standing by. It is understood that inspection, probably underwater survey, is to be carried out before refloating attempts.