Celtic Isle towed the Abuk Lion to Safety.

Celtic Isle towed the Abuk Lion to Safety.  A 108-metre bulk carrier the Abuk Lion registered in Bermuda was drifting 33 miles off the Old Head of Kinsale in Co Cork in high winds and heavy seas. The vessel, Abuk Lion, was en route from Aughinish in Co Clare to St Petersburg in Russia. The Celtic Isle was mobilized to assist the Abuk Lion. The Celtic Isle towed to Abuk Lion to safety in a 28 hour towing operation.

Click here to read about the towage operation.