Cargo ship FUGANG 1 sank in Bohai sea near oil platforms
Cargo ship FUGANG 1 sank in Bohai sea in vicinity 38 18N 118 02E in the morning July 21, being caught in rough weather, near oil platform. Crew were rescued by offshore supply tugs HAI YANG SHI YOU 615 (IMO 9745134) and BINHAI 264 (IMO 8219657). A dozen or more containers reported floating in the area, monitored by SAR and CG, a possible danger to shipping and platforms.
Cargo ship FUGANG 1, MMSI 150203836, length 86 meters, flag China.