The status of any others on board is still unclear as the Iraqi Coast Guard continues to search for the other people who were on board.
According to MarineTraffic, the ship’s automatic identification system (AIS) had the ship’s location near the Khor Abdullah channel on Thursday evening, with it’s planned destination listed as Kuwait after having departed from Khorramshahr, an inland port city in Iran.
Vessel Type – Generic: Cargo
Vessel Type – Detailed: General Cargo
Flag: Iran [IR]
Gross Tonnage: 197
Summer DWT: 650 t
Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 48.11 x 8.5 m
Year Built: 1970