Purse seiner Fong Kuo No. 869 sank off Kaohsiung Harbor at around 1800 LT Sep 29, while proceeding to Kaohsiung. It is not clear what caused the sinking. All 23 crew rescued, 21 by CG rescue boats and 2 by boats nearby.
Purse seiner Fong Kuo No. 869, IMO 9672492, gt 1428, built 2012, flag Taiwan.