MOL LNG Carrier Rescues Castaways
At 12:05 local time on March 1, , the SURYA AKI, sailing to Port of Bontang, Indonesia, found two drifting persons and immediately changed course to approach the castaways, and started rescue operations. At 12:46 of the same day, the survivors were safely rescued.
Five and a half hours later the survivors were turned over to a ship of the Indonesian authorities.
The SURYA AKI, is a Bahamas-registry ship with an Indonesian crew and gross tonnage of 20,524 metric tons.
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