Taiwanese cargo ship with all hands lost in Taiwan Strait
Small Taiwanese cargo ship XIN FA ER HAO (Chinese letters transliteration) went missing since evening Oct 6 off Taipei, Taiwan, in Taiwan Strait, shortly after leaving Taipei with general cargo on board and 6 crew, consisting of 5 Taiwanese and 1 Indonesian nationalities. Last known position was 25 10N 121 17E. SAR was launched, on Oct 7 rescuers found an empty life raft, belonging to lost ship. Ship with all hands feared to be lost. It is said, that the ship was caught in adverse weather. No data found on XIN FA ER HAO in available sources, on photo XIN FA ER HAO.