Battle Damaged Tanker Sig to be Repaired

Work has been completed on fixing a metal plaster at the site of a hole on the tanker Sig , which was damaged during an attack by a sea drone on the night of August 5, according to the telegram channel of Rosmorrechflot.

“Work has been carried out to fix the plaster by welding. Preparations are underway for the start of towing Sig to the ship repair enterprise,” the report said.

It is noted that 55 cubic meters of oil emulsion have already been collected in the area of emergency work, 546 kg of bioabsorbant have been used.

Earlier it was reported that on the night of August 5, the tanker received a hole in the southern approach to the Kerch Strait, presumably as a result of a naval drone attack. The crew of 11 people was not injured, the ship remained afloat. Booms are built around.