Bulk carrier SELANDIA Master medevac in Magellan Strait
Bulk carrier SELANDIA reported Master suffering heart attack and asked for Master’s medevac on Dec 27, while under way approaching Magellan Strait from the Pacific. 44-year old Ukrainian Master was transferred to a Chilean Navy frigate in western part of the Strait, and delivered to Punta Arenas hospital. It is not clear if vessel continued voyage or will wait for new Master. Bulk carrier is en route from Hay Point Australia to Pecem Brazil.