Unmanned rig under tow boarded, Singapore Strait #piracy #marsec @IMB_Piracy @ReCAAP_ISC #shipping #
IMB ICC - 124-17
12.10.2017: 0020 UTC:
Posn: 01:11.1N - 103:33.6E, Singapore Straits
Five persons in two wooden crafts approached and boarded an unmanned rig under tow.
The tug Master raised the alarm and notified the local authorities.
MMEA dispatched its assets to assist, however the persons had escaped.
Vessel and crew safe.