AMVER Vessel CS Sunshine rescues crew of sinking 500-foot ship in Pacific Ocean

AMVER Vessel CS Sunshine rescues crew of sinking 500-foot ship in Pacific Ocean
APRA HARBOR, Guam – Twenty-four crewmembers are safe after abandoning ship approximately 440 miles west of Guam Monday. At 8 a.m. Sunday, watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Guam Command Center received report of flooding from the 500-foot cargo ship Rich Forest. The ship, carrying logs enroute to China, experienced flooding in the engine room and subsequent loss of propulsion. The Chinese crew...