TV News LIES

Sunday, Jul 24th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News International Ship that aided in rescue of passengers in antarctic may be trappedJ

Ship that aided in rescue of passengers in antarctic may be trappedJ

E-mail Print PDF

xue LongThe Chinese ship that helped ferry 52 passengers from an ice-bound vessel indicated it may be in trouble in antarctic waters, an Australian agency said Friday.

The Australia Maritime Ship Authority said the Xue Long notified the agency it had concerns about its "ability to move through heavy ice in the area."  The Australian ship Aurora Australis, which is taking the 52 passengers removed from the Akademik Shokalskiy to the Australian state of Tasmania, has been placed on standby in open water as a precaution, the agency said in a release.

"The Xue Long has advised ... that it will attempt to maneuver through the ice when tidal conditions are most suitable during the early hours [Saturday]," the AMSA said.

The Australian agency, which coordinated the rescue of the 52 passengers, said Xue Long crew members weren't in any immediate danger.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Possible suicide bomber sets off explosion in Germany, seriously injures 10 victims

Suicide Bomber GermanA man carrying explosives was killed in a German city after his device detonated injuring ten...

Syria civil war: Air strikes hit Aleppo hospitals

Clinics hit in Syria bombingsSyrian government air strikes have put four makeshift hospitals and a local blood bank in Aleppo...

Deadly Machete Attack In Germany Kills One And Injures Two Others

machete attack in Germany kills oneA 21-year-old Syrian refugee was arrested after killing a woman with a machete and injuring two...

Heavy rain in China kills at least 87, thousands evacuated

Floods in ChinaHeavy rain in China has killed at least 87 people and forced thousands from their homes,...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!