Tongan ferry in Fiji after cracks found

Close inspection of the 520 ton MV ‘Otuangaofa found cracks were inside a ballast tank that needs dry dock maintenance in Fiji. Matangi Tonga reports the CEO of the Friendly Islands Shipping Agency, Vaka'utapola Vi, saying that the cracks were due to localised stress. He said the bow and the stern were the most highly-stressed…

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