26 Feb Southern Red Sea
In the last 12hrs UKMTO has received information from three separate Merchant Vessels in an area centred on position 14° 46.0 N – 041° 58.0 E, Southern Red Sea.
Merchant Vessels were approached up to 1caple by three rigid grey hulled boats carrying weapons, manned by 6 POB each.
None of the vessels were attacked, however mariners are advised to maintain a high state of vigilance as they transit this area and comply with the self-protection measures within BMP4.
Any suspected or actual piracy activity should be reported at:
UKMTO Watchkeeper Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: +44 2392222060 / Emergency Tel: +97 1 5055 23215