General cargo vessel Binh Duong 688 aground, crew evacuated
General cargo vessel Binh Duong 688 ran aground on rocks in position 12 34N 109 28E, 2 nm east of southern tip of Hon Gom peninsula, Khanh Hoa province, north of Saigon, in the morning Mar 23. Vessel is loaded with 1900 tons of coal, 9 crew evacuated. Salvage said to be already under way. On photos grounded Binh Duong 688.
General cargo vessel Binh Duong 688, IMO 8665973, dwt 1970, built 2008, flag Vietnam, manager 688 TRADING SERVICES CO LTD.