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Hai Xuan 116

Photo: motthegioi.vn
Photo: motthegioi.vn

The 3221 dwt  bulk freighter Hai Xuan 116 went aground near Vũng Tàu, Vietnam.  The freighter was en route to Dong Nai from Hai Phong with 3,000 tons of ore when it became disabled.   The vessel’s steering system malfunctioned and the Hai Xuan 116 drifted ashore.   No reports of injuries to the 11 crew on board.  Authorities had dispatched a vessel to help coordinate salvage efforts.  Reports state there is a risk for the hull to fracture

 

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