Anja Disabled

The 9210 dwt freighter Anja was disabled at the entrance of the Dardanelles when it suffered an engine failure.   Authorities from the Traffic Services Center were able to send out the Kurtama 1 to the Anja to assist the vessel to a safe anchorage.   The Anja with 11 crewmen was to deliver 7848 tons rolls from Ceuta to Gemlik.   No reports of injuries, damage or pollution.

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Meteoor Aground

The self propelled barge Meteoor went aground at the headland near the swing bridge at Sas van Ghent, Netherlands on the Ghent-Terneuzen Canal.   A tug was able to refloat the Meteoor the same day.  No reports of injuries, damage or pollution.

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