UKMTO - Second Merchant Vessel was approached by 3 skiffs with 5 POB, ladders sighted #marsec #pirac
ADVISORY NOTICE 003/AUG/2017
1. Category: SUSPICIOUS SIGHTING
2. Description: On 19/08/2017 at 0840Z a Merchant Vessel was approached by 3 skiffs with 5 POB in each skiff and ladders sighted. Armed Security team on board showed weapons, skiffs then altered course. Sighted in PSN 1250N 04312E.
3. Source: Reported to UKMTO by the vessel via EMAIL at 1004 UTC
4. Any queries regarding this Advisory Notice ring 0044 2392 222060 only for further information.
This ADVISORY is provided to inform maritime situational awareness for mariners operating in the region. UKMTO is not responsible for the accuracy of this reporting.
Emergency Tel: +971 5055 23215