ONBOARD SOS MEDITERRANEE Activities and observations of our rescue ship in the Central Mediterranean


July 22, 2020

Following a Port State Control inspection in Porto Empedocle, the Master of Ocean Viking is presented with a notice of detention by the Italian authorities.

November 24, 2020

Ocean Viking is granted a single voyage permit by the Italian coastguard, following a new Port State Control conducted on November 23.

November 26, 2020

Ocean Viking leaves the port of Porto Empedocle, Sicily, to reach the shipyard of Augusta after a single voyage permit was granted on November 24.

November 30, 2020

Ocean Viking enters the shipyard of the port of Augusta, Sicily.

December 21, 2020

Ocean Viking is released from detention following a Port State Control by the Italian coastguard.

December 23, 2020

Ocean Viking left the port of Augusta, Sicily, to join the port of Marseille, France.

December 27, 2020

Ocean Viking arrives in the port of Marseille, France.