Container ship NIMET disabled, towed to safety
Container ship NIMET suffered mechanical failure in the evening Sep 23 and started to drift, southeast of Kythira island, Greece, Sea of Crete. A tug was sent, which took container ship on tow, and towed her to Neapoli Voion anchorage, Laconia, Southern Greece. Vessel is to fix the problem and undergo a survey. NIMET is en route from Las Palmas to Samsun Greece.