LEVANT HORIZON grounding, Lisbon

Jan. 23, 2017 at 04:26 by Mikhail Voytenko in Accidents

General cargo vessel LEVANT HORIZON ran aground at around 1400 LT Jan 22 on Tagus River, while leaving Lisbon, abeam Oieras. Vessel was refloated with the help of two tugs some 5 hours later, and taken back to Lisbon for survey. No pollution reported, damages if any, unknown. Navigational error said to be the cause of grounding, vessel stranded off fairway. On a photo grounded LEVANT HORIZON.

LEVANT HORIZON grounding, Lisbon