Pirate Attack - Philippines 03 November 2018
DateTime: 03/11/2018 17:00:00 UTC
Lat: 13°42'46 N
Lon: 121°3'0 E
Detail: [Boarding/Robbery] Two robbers boarded anchored Liberia-Flagged container ship, Northern Defender, at 1700 UTC in position 13:42.46N - 121:03E, Tabangao Anchorage area, Batangas Bay, Philippines. The robbers boarded from a small motor banca approx three meters in length and painted in blue. The robbers stole various items including fire nozzles and cable wire from the ship. The ship’s master and crew were not aware of the robbery on board their ship until the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) maritime patrol team alerted and informed them of the stolen items which were confiscated by PCG. Reported (ReCAAP) 3 Nov.
Reported By: OL BRAVO