GABON // SEAKING piracy attack 75NM WSW of Port-Gentil – 08/02/2021
EVENT DESCRIPTION // On February 8th, around 0520 UTC, some 75NM WSW of Port-Gentil, the Bahamas-flagged tanker SEAKING (IMO: 9292187) was approached and attacked by men on a single speedboat. The speedboat was seen being launched from a larger craft. Ladders were used during the unsuccessful boarding attempt. Vessel and crew are reported safe.
The SEAKING is owned/managed by Thenamaris, Greece.