Fish factory disabled, taken on tow, Okhotsk sea
Fish factory PAVEL PANIN in the morning Feb 22 reported to MRCC Petropavlovsk failed engine, due to faulty electronics. Disabled vessel drifting in position 51 28N 155 06E, north of Atlasov Island, Okhotsk sea. Salvage tug SUVOROVETS sent to assist, ETA damaged vessel afternoon or evening Feb 22. According to AIS, tug took PAVEL PANIN on tow on Feb 22, by early morning Feb 23 caravan passed First Kuril Strait, and turned north, obviously heading for Petropavlovsk.