28.10.2012 - Freighter Amurskaya missing in Okhotsk sea
Accidents October 28, 2012 Freighter Amurskaya missing in Okhotsk sea Freighter Amurskaya was missing of the m/v Amurskoye in Okhotsk sea, in Shantar islands area, referring to Emergency Agency and MRCC Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. According to news, the EPIRB of the vessel issued distress signal in the daytime Oct 28, there are 11 passengers on board and unknown number of crew. As of 22:00 UTC October 26 freighter was off Shantar islands in position 55 00 N 135 23E, fishing vessel at that time was in position 52 30N 156 14E, some 660 miles from the area of alleged disappearance. General cargo vessel Amurskaya IMO 7313614, dwt 611, built 1973, flag Russia. F/v Amurskoye IMO 9075840, displacement 2829 tons, built 1992, flag Russia.