Very Large Ore Carrier AZUL VICTORIA under tow in South Atlantic Update
As of 1630 UTC Dec 5, AZUL VICTORIA and tug APL IPPON were some 100 nm west of Cape Town, proceeding at some 5 knots speed, ETA still Dec 5.
Nov 28 News:
Bulk carrier AZUL VICTORIA reported disabled and adrift in South Atlantic since Nov 24 some 1000 nm northwest of Cape Town, while en route from Singapore to San Paulo Brazil. Tug APL IPPON (IMO 9344978) was contracted for salvage, bulk carrier was taken on tow on Nov 27, to be towed to Cape Town, ETA Dec 5.
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