Iranian freighter drifted onto Russian freighter, Astrakhan

March 31, 2017 at 08:55 by Mikhail Voytenko in Accidents

MRCC Moscow report: General cargo vessel RASHA 1, anchored on Anchorage 5, Astrakhan port, river Volga, dragged anchor and drifted onto anchored general cargo vessel VOLGO-BALT 239, at 2135 Moscow time Mar 30. Both vessels suffered slight damages – railings dents. Vessels to remain on anchorage until formal investigation completion.

Iranian freighter drifted onto Russian freighter, Astrakhan