Freighter Na Na 2 disabled and listing after engine failure
General cargo vessel Na Na 2 suffered engine failure in Gulf of Sakhalin, northern Sakhalin Island, Okhotsk sea, in the morning Oct 5, en route to Moskalvo port, Sakhalin, from Busan, with cargo of drilling pipes. Vessel started to drift towards the shore in adverse weather conditions. Pipes shifted, causing heavy list, master issued distress signal. Two fishing vessels and a helicopter were sent to the distressed vessel. Some time later 15 crew, all Chinese, managed to take situation under control restore power and anchor the vessel. Rescue operation was called off.