TAIMA STAR passenger cargo ship Major Marine Occurrence
On June 3, 2023, at about 0435 local time, a Taiwan flag passenger cargo ship, TAIMA STAR, with IMO NO. 9684938 and had 22 crew members and 389 passengers on board, loss of engine power at about 24 nautical miles south of Dongyin Island, Lienchiang county. At about 1030, the tug boat arrived at the scene of the occurrence for towing TAIMA STAR. At about 1635, TAIMA STAR berthed at Fuao port, Lienchiang county. There were no casualties and oil pollution.