17.01.2021 - DRY CARGO VESSEL "ARVIN" SUNKEN OFF TURKEY
The bulk carrier Arvin (ex: Volgo Balt 189), sank off the coast of Turkey in the area of Inkumu.
A rescue operation has begun to rescue 15 crew members in three lifeboats. The operation is complicated by unfavorable weather conditions. Two crew members of the bulk carrier Arvin were killed. The number of rescued sailors from the bulk carrier increased to five.
The press service of Rosmorrechflot specified: “According to our information, there were 12 people on board the sunken ship. The owner of the vessel is a Ukrainian company”,