M/V APL Austria fire extinguished – local NSRI volunteers on standby

  A fireĀ  that broke out broke out on Sunday night, 12 February, in a forward container of a Liberian flagged ship south-west off Cape St Francis on Sunday night, was finally extinguished yesterday afternoon, 13 February. The South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) said yesterday a major fire had broken out aboard the vessel,…