BULK VIKING disabled in bottom contact
General cargo vessel BULK VIKING reported lost or damaged her rudder in bottom contact at around 1820 LT Feb 25 southwest of Offersoy, west of Narvik. Rescue boats SUNDT FLYER and DET NORSKE VERITAS were alerted and came to assist disabled vessel. She was taken to Harstad, arriving there early in the morning Feb 26, not clear under own power or under tow. Vessel was en route from Narvik to Kobbvaagen.