Ferry drifted onto livestock carrier
Ferry KMP NAMPARNOS was disabled and drifted through Kupang anchorage, West Timor, Indonesia, on Apr 4, when heavy storm hits the region. Ferry drifted onto anchored livestock carrier CAMARA NUSANTARA 6, contacted her bow, spins and ended alongside CAMARA NUSANTARA 6. She was moored to CAMARA NUSANTARA 6, all crews are safe, understood both ships didn’t suffer serious damages compromising their safety.
Damaged ferry rested on pier
Ferry KMP JATRA I which serves the line connecting Kupang, West Timor, with Pantai Baru port, Rote island, both part of East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia, was caught in severe storm while berthed at Kupang. The ship battered against pier and suffered hull breach or breaches, followed by water ingress. On Apr 5 she developed portside list and rested portside on pier. There were no passengers on board, all 31 are reported safe.
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