PSV ATLANTIC MANN attacked, 8 crew kidnapped

April 22, 2017 at 05:29 by Mikhail Voytenko in Maritime Security

Nigerian offshore supply tug ATLANTIC MANN was attacked by pirates at 0934 UTC Apr 19 in position 4 06.43N 6 15.34E, some 11 nm south of Brass, Nigeria, Gulf of Guinea, reported IMO. Pirates kidnapped eight crew, injured one, and fled with hostages. Injured crew was medevaced by helicopter.

PSV ATLANTIC MANN attacked, 8 crew kidnapped