21.01.2020 - TRAWLER ENIGMA ASTRALIS FIRE, 47 CREW EVACUATED IN THE SEA OF OKHOTSK
Fire erupted on board of fishing vessel ENIGMA ASTRALIS early in the morning Jan 21 in Okhotsk sea SE of Magadan, Russia. No information on fire cause and on fire area, where exactly did it start. Reportedly, all 47 crew went to nearby fishing vessels, there is a lot of smoke, but no visible flame. Vessel’s AIS is on, as of 0500 UTC Jan 21 she was drifting, with many vessels nearby.
No injures reported. The Far Eastern Transport Prosecutor’s Office is conducting a fire check.