US tanker with Filipino-Ukrainian crew collided with PHL Navy ship BRP TARLAC
Product tanker TOSCA collided with anchored Philippine Navy ship BRP TARLAC near Ensign Majini Pier, Naval Station Romulo Espaldon, Zamboanga City, Mindanao, Philippines, at around 1946 LT Sep 19. TOSCA understood to suffer slight or no damages, BRP TARLAC sustained slight damages, starboard bulwark and ramp dents. TOSCA, manned by Filipino and Ukrainian crew, was brought to anchor near collision site for investigation. On a photo BRP TARLAC
Landing Platform Dock BRP TARLAC, displacement 11583, commissioned 2016, carrying boats and landing craft, armament guns and 2 helicopters, capacity 500 troops, crew 121.