Container ship HUA DONG 808 towed to Dalian
Container ship HUA DONG 808 suffered mechanical failure and issued distress signal in the afternoon Jan 28. Vessel was disabled south Dalian, Yellow sea, while en route to Dalian with 17 crew and 396 containers on board. Salvage ship BEI HAI JIU 117 (IMO 9695286) took distressed freighter on tow in rough weather conditions, and started towing her to Dalian. Caravan arrived to Dalian anchorage, where HUA DONG 808 was anchored early in the morning Jan 30. On a photo HUA DONG 808 under tow.