Capesize crude carrier vs. Very Large Gas Carrier on Fujairah road

Feb. 27, 2017 at 13:46 by Mikhail Voytenko in Accidents

Capesize crude carrier JAG LAADKI struck anchored LNG tanker, VLGC AL KHATTIYA, on Fujairah Anchorage, UAE, Gulf of Oman, on Feb 23. VLGC was hit in midship section area starboard, suffering breaches. Two ballast tanks were breached, but there was no pollution. AL KHATTIYA understood to be in ballast. No information on capesize damages. Both vessels remain anchored on Fujairah Anchorage.

Capesize crude carrier vs. Very Large Gas Carrier on Fujairah road