Seiner disabled after fire in engine room
Fire started in engine room of seiner Mys Zolotoy on May 19, vessel was en route from Yuzhno-Kurilsk Kunashiri Island, to northern islands of Kuril Archipelago to fish. Cabkes in engine room initially caught fire, vessel was disabled and some time later taken on tow by reefer Pavlovsk (IMO 8613542), to be towed to Kurilsk port, Iturup Island. Fire was extinguished by the crew, no injures reported.
Seiner Mys Zolotoy, IMO 8730039, displacement 781 tons, built 1989, flag Russia.