Cargo ship capsized and sank in Singapore Strait
Deck cargo ship AMANDA capsized and sank in the afternoon Dec 25 some 3 nm east of Tanjung Sepang, Malaysia, eastern Singapore Strait. The ship suffered steering failure, went out of control, collided with another ship (understood anchored), capsized and sank. Of 9 Bangladeshi and Chinese crew, 6 people were rescued, 3 went missing.
Deck cargo ship AMANDA, IMO 8695021, dwt 2400, built 2010, flag Palau, manager O&F MARINE SDN BHD, Johor, Malaysia.
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