YAS salvage completed, freighter towed to Colombo
Nov 8 UPDATE: general cargo vessel YAS arrived at Colombo anchorage, Sri Lanka, in the morning Nov 7, under tow of tug MAHA WEWA, and was brought to anchor. Most probably, vessel will undergo repairs at Colombo.
Nov 2 UPDATE: YAS under tow of tug MAHA WEWA, sailing in western direction, most probably to Sri Lanka. As of afternoon Nov 1 caravan halfway between Sri Lanka and Great Nicobar island, moving at a speed of some 4 knots.
Nov 1 UPDATE: unconfirmed YAS taken on tow by tug MAHA WEWA on Oct 31, convoy proceeding in western direction.
Alert Oct 28:
General cargo vessel YAS reported disabled, adrift in Bay of Bengal since Oct 21, drifting in eastern direction. Vessel left Singapore on Oct 14, bound for Aden, Yemen. ETA Nov 2 overdue.