April 13, 2012 Leave a Comment
The 275 meter long, 45995 dwt container ship YM North went aground off Manora Island, Karachi, Pakistan. The vessel had arrived from Singapore with 1746 containers when it ran aground after suffering a power blackout from an engine failure. Several tugs were dispatched and refloated the boxship with the next rising tide. No reports of injuries, damage or pollution being released.