As the news is coming, third officer onboard a chemical tanker named as ‘MV AYANE’ shot dead Chief Mate and Captian onboard the ship. Incident took place around 23:30 on 23rd October, third officer after killing both officers, called up on VHF and talked to authorities regarding what he has done and wants to surrender. So far this looks like the case of mental breakdown. The investigation is in place, with police investigating each person onboard and recording their statements. All the nationals onboard are Argentinean. The Malta flag vessel was at Río de la Plata while in anchorage when the incident took place. Captain (38), Chief Mate (48) were killed by third mate (52) using a gun, though so far they have not found it. During initial examination, the accused seems to be in a disturbed mental state. In future updates of the case all the sequence of events which led to this tragic incident will surface.
No one ever expected that India will fall in to such a nationwide problem considering the cases of covid that shoot up in the month of April. With being a hotspot in the world for covid, lots of nations have closed their borders for Indian national to travel or transit. This brings us to the […]
The Ship Energy Efficiency Management Plan (SEEMP) is an essential tool for shipowners and operators to improve the energy efficiency of their vessels. SEEMP Part 1 is the first component of this plan and serves as a fundamental guideline for enhancing a ship’s energy performance. In this article, we will delve into SEEMP Part 1, […]
MSC LAUREN which is 12500 teu ship is now doing 15 days quarantine in anchorage outside Peru, as one of their crew member was found to be covid-19 positive. Not much information has been given about this incident. Ship was on Asia to West coast of Latin America route. On 21st September, one crew member […]