The 294-meter Maersk Brooklyn was reported to have lost propulsion in the English Channel.
Photo: John White
The tug Lomax was sent to assist the disabled vessel.
According to Maersk Line, the issues are minor. Maersk Brooklyn will resume her voyage to Malta when all required repairs are finished.
Maersk Brooklyn (IMO number 9313931 and MMSI 219215000) was built in 2007. The 53,890-DWT container ship has a capacity for 4,196 TEUs.