Freighter heavily listed, 19 crew about to abandon, SAR under way, South China sea

Feb 23 alert: Gen cargo VANDON ACE, IMO 8919958, dwt 7204, South China sea 162 nm ESE of Vung Tau, from Rabaul to Can Tho, southern Vietnam, ETA Feb 24.
Feb 24 0230 UTC UPDATE: VANDON ACE issued distress signal …

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