A chemical tanker “Sten Aurora” (flag Norway shipowner Stentank AS, Norway, the cargo to be loaded - gas condensate, IMO 9318565, in ballast, anchor) in the evening on February 24 wound screw boom in the port of Murmansk in Northern raid southern leg of the Kola Bay. According to the State Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre of Transport of Russia, there weren’t victims, damage to the vessel, or oil spill as reported.
Safety of the vessel is provided by the harbor tug "Kil'din" and diving boat "Vodolaz Pechkurov. At midnight, diving operations were initiated to remove the screw with booms. Acoording to weather cast the warning southwest wind 6-14 m/s received. Precipitation.
Tanker “Sten Aurora” has a capacity of 11,935 gross tons, length 144 m, width 23.2 m, draft 8.9 m Crew 16 people: a Russian citizen, a citizen of Latvia, 14 Filipino nationals.