Posted on February 13, 2018 by Ashleigh Cowie

LPG tanker GOLDEN SEA suffered an engine failure at around 1130 local time on 12 February in Bosphorus, Turkey.

The ship was near Maiden’s Tower (Kiz Kulesi), while transiting the strait in southern direction. Two tugs were sent to aid the disabled tanker.

She was safely towed to Yesilkoy Anchorage, Marmara sea, and brought to anchor.

She is now en route to Tripoli Lebanon where she will end her journey.

LPG tanker GOLDEN SEA, IMO 8800298, dwt 4248, built 1989, flag Tanzania, manager ARVINA TRADE LTD, Istanbul.

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