Limassol, November 23rd, 2019.

 Enesel LTD., managers of container ship THALASSA PATRIS, (IMO No 9665607, sailing under the flag of Singapore), report that, today, November 23rd, while the vessel was sailing in the Indian Ocean south of India, the second officer was reported missing, last seen after the change of watch at 22:00 UTC the previous day.

 The Master ordered an on board search as soon as the officer was reported missing. The man over board protocol was immediately triggered and the search and rescue operation has now been in process for several hours.

 Enesel LTD. have duly notified all relevant parties, including the officer’s next of kin and are assisting the vessel and the authorities in the search and rescue operation in every way possible.

An update will be issued when further information becomes available.

 For further information please contact Mr. Dimitris Roulias on +30 6946 799501 and or Mrs. Marina Leonidhopoulos on +30 6937 393999