The dangers of the tug towage operation is apparent, when operating at a speed of about 5 knots.
Tuesday, March 2, 2010
Singapore Tug, Hijacked in Malaysia, Located at Dinagat Island Philippines
A Singapore flagged tug boat, with Indonesian crew was hijacked off of Malaysian and found in the Philippines. Dinagat island is just North East of Mindanao. That is a far distance from Malaysia or Singapore. The Tug was en-route to Cambodia.