A Gigantic Rusty Unmanned Ship Appears In The Waters In Myanmar

Vessel Sam Ratulangi PB 1600 was approximately 580 feet long which landed near Thongwa Township, Yangon region.

Local fishermen reported arrived and inspected it. Navy teams and other officials searched the cargo ship weighing 26,510 tons.
According to a report, the freighter was heading for a shipbreaking plant in Bangladesh but the crew abandoned the ship after being overtaken by bad weather.

 

It was last recorded off Taiwan in 2009. Myanmar’s navy said a tow had gone wrong.

After interviewing the 13 Indonesian crew members. It seems they were trying to get her to a factory in Bangladesh to dismantle and recover the ship.