Tras nueve meses en la playa norte de Faial (Azores), fu? reflotado el miercoles de esta semana tras aligerarle toda la carga y retirarle la habilitaci?n, desafortunadamente no ha podido superar al huracan Gordon y se ha hundido.
CP Valour en Portugues.
London, Sep 21 — Following received Ponta Delgada MRCC, timed 0910, UTC: Container Carrier CP Valour sank while in tow in lat 38 49.6N, long 29 03.6W, at 1915, UTC, yesterday.
Ponta Delgada, Sep 21 — Container Carrier CP Valour sank while secured at sea by the tug/supply Maersk Achiever at 1915, Sep 20, in lat 38 49.6N, long 29 03.6W, as a result of water ingress through the several holes in the hull, caused by the grounding. The six crew members on board the vessel at that time were safely rescued by a local Portuguese Air Force helicopter. — Lloyd’s Agents.