Container ship DONG TAI PEARL assisted
Container ship DONG TAI PEARL issued distress signal on Dec 25 off Pearl River Estuary, South China sea. Vessel reported anchor dragging, drift, inoperative engine, and requested assistance. Rescue ship NANHAIJIU 116 was sent to assist. Anchor was lifted, vessel was towed to safe waters. As of Dec 27, vessel was under way south of Hong Kong, bound for Singapore.