Tanker grounding, Azov port, Russia
Product tanker Palflot-5 with 2951 tons of vegetable oil ran aground in Azov sea port zone at 0830 Moscow time Apr 21, en route from Volgograd (Volga river) to Black sea (Crimea?). Grounding was caused by navigational error. At 1840 same day tanker refloated by own means and anchored on port road for survey. No damages, no spill reported.