Tuna fishing vessel ARKOS ICHIAPAS fire, Pacific
Tuna fishing vessel ARKOS ICHIAPAS suffered fire in paint and supplies store on May 4, while fishing some 70 nm southwest of Puerto Chiapas, Mexico, Pacific. Fire was caused by butane leak. Mexican Navy patrol ship ARM ROMERO PO-144 came to assist, a team boarded trawler and extinguished fire, no injures reported. On a photo ARKOS ICHIAPAS firefighting.
Tuna fishing vessel ARKOS ICHIAPAS, IMO 7433816, GT 1157, built 1974, flag Mexico.