February 16 at 21:40 on a trawler ""Borey"" (ship-owner LLC ""Cap Nord"" Registry Murmansk port) 70 miles northwest of Medvezhiy island spontaneously stopped the main engine, troubleshoot by the crew was not possible. At 5:30 February 17, 2017 at the request of the shipowner to the area of ​​the accident arrived Norwegian KBOHR W-303 «Swalbard» and began towing the vessel in emergency Tromso port. Weather: wind northwest up to 8 m/sec, sea 2 m.

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