LNG tanker Ramdane Abane disabled in Dardanelles
LNG tanker Ramdane Abane suffered engine failure at 0905 LT Oct 27 in narrowest section of Dardanelles, off Kilitbahir, while transiting the strait in northern direction. At 1010 vessel was anchored off traffic lines. It is understood, that the problem was fixed, tanker resumed voyage escorted by tug, and safely reached port of destination in Marmara sea. Vessel was en route from Algeria with 55353 tons of LNG.