Yesterday, the Panama-flagged vessel was en route from Tuzla to Darica when she lost power and began drifting in the area of Yalova harbour. The Coast Guard dispatched vessels to the scene to assist the disabled vessel.
The 7-member crew of MV Gold was safely evacuated from the ship. All were reported to be in good health condition, no pollution was released.
Gold (IMO number 7720192 and MMSI 373419000) was built in 1994. The 81-metre vessel has a deadweight of 3,747-DWT.
Video MV gold drifting near Tuzla