Marina Region 7 suspends 2 vessels in Cebu collision


CEBU CITY: The Maritime Industry Authority (Marina) Region 7 office (Central Visayas) has suspended the permits of the two vessels that figured in a collision late on Wednesday afternoon in the Lauis Ledge, off Talisay City in southern Cebu. The masters of the MV Starcraft 9 and MV Our Lady of Faith are also under preventive suspension pending investigation of the accident. Marina 7 Director Nanette Villamor-Dinopol issued an order suspending the Passenger Safety Certificate of MV Starcraft 9 and the Cargo Ship Safety Certificate of MV Our Lady of Faith. “The suspensions shall remain effective and may be restored/reinstated only after a satisfactory result of Marina inspection and/or evaluation of all available data surrounding the incident,” Dinopol’s order stated.



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