Location Off Cap Island, Philippines
Type of incidents Attack
Lat. / Long. 06:16N – 119:53E
Source: BI / NYA
Date: 23 November 2016 0120 UTC
Eight masked and armed robbers in a speedboat approached a vessel underway at stern.
The master raised the alarm and conducted evasive manouvres.
The pirates opened fire and tried to board the vessel but failed and aborted the attempt.
All crew safe.
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