Fire erupted on board of general cargo ship AVENTADOR, anchored at Batu Ampar anchorage, Batam island, Indonesia, Singapore Strait, in the morning Dec 15. One of generators exploded at around 0730 LT, followed by fire, which spread around superstructure. Tugs and firefighters were deployed, fire was extinguished, 5 crew on board safe. The ship’s in ballast, anchored at Batu Ampar since July.

General cargo ship AVENTADOR, IMO 8627971, dwt 581, built 1986, flag Mongolia, manager LHS STEVEDORING & TRADING Singapore (Equasis).