SVEANORD disabled, taken on tow

May 16, 2017 at 02:27 by Mikhail Voytenko in Accidents

General cargo vessel SVEANORD suffered engine failure at around midnight LT May 16 east of Bjarkoy, which lies north of Narvik, shortly after leaving Bjarkoy. Vessel was taken on tow at around 0200 LT by rescue boat RS DAGFINN PAUST, at 0300 LT May 16 caravan was under way to Harstad. Full-scale photo at https://twitter.com/NSSR @NSSR

SVEANORD disabled, taken on tow