Bulk carrier SAKIZAYA ELEGANCE suffered engine failure under 15 July Martyrs Bridge, Bosphorus, Istanbul, at around 0200 LT Nov 11, while transiting the Strait in northern direction, ballasting from Damietta to Constanta Romania.
Traffic Control Center responded by sending tug, pilot boat. The ship completed transit and was anchored at Kumkoy anchorage, Istanbul, Black sea. Understood traffic wasn’t interrupted.
Bulk Carrier SAKIZAYA ELEGANCE is currently located at BSEA – Black Sea at position 41° 16′ 23.6″ N, 029° 03′ 26.9″ E as reported by MarineTraffic Terrestrial Automatic Identification System on 2022-11-11 09:56 UTC (16 minutes ago)
The vessel is currently at port BOSPHORUS N ANCH, TR and her next destination is CONSTANTA, RO
The wind in this area at that time blows from Northeast direction at force 2 Beaufort.
SAKIZAYA ELEGANCE (IMO: 9713806) is a Bulk Carrier that was built in 2015 (7 years ago) and is sailing under the flag of Panama.
It’s carrying capacity is 81938 t DWT and her current draught is reported to be 7.1 meters. Her length overall (LOA) is 228.89 meters and her width is 32.26 meters.
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Sources : Marine Traffic + Maritime Security