Cargo ship CITRA HASIL reported sank early in the morning Dec 3 in vicinity 00 20N 106 20E, South China sea W of Ebeling Reef. 10 crew reported in water, no news on SAR. Most probably, it’s Indonesian cargo ship KLM CITRA HASIL, no AIS track during last 80-90 days.
Cargo ship (landing craft probably?) KLM CITRA HASIL, MMSI 525003438, length 25 meters, flag Indonesia.
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