At least 100 containers lost in the Pacific by ONE mega container ship

Container ship ONE AQUILA is said to have lost at least 100 containers overboard, in North Pacific midway between Japan and US coast, sailing with the storm, in vicinity 40 00N 178 10E in the morning Oct 30, being en route from China to Long Beach.

The ship changed her port of destination, now it’s Seattle/Tacoma, ETA Nov 6. It is not yet known if that is related to containers loss and stacks collapse.

The ship turned STB and increased speed to keep wind in STB quarters, to reduce adverse weather impact.

Source: Fleetmon

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