Pirates Fire At Underway Vessel 03 May 2019
Date Time: 03/05/2019 20:50:00 UTC
Area: West Africa
Lat: 2°54'50 N
Lon: 5°24'40 E
Detail: UPDATE: Underway tanker reported attacked by suspected pirates in a speedboat at 2050 UTC in position 02:54.50N - 005:24.40E, around 97nm SSW of Brass, Nigeria. Shots fired toward the vessel. Master ordered evasive measures, pirates unsuccessful in boarding the vessel. Reported (MDAT/Source) 3 May.
Reported By: OL BRAVO