Captain of MSC GIANNINA Missing At Sea

According to yet unconfirmed information, container ship MSC GIANNINA reported missing Captain, most probably on Oct 19 in vicinity 13 53N 013 43E, Tyrrhenian sea, while en-route from Gioia Tauro to Genoa, Italy.

Santa Giannina

Vessel said to continue voyage under command of Chief Officer, arriving at Genoa in the morning Oct 21. She was berthed at Polmare Terminal. 54-year old Captain is of Ukrainian nationality. In a photo MSC GIANNINA under previous name.