MO-2021-203

composite image shows 2 photos FV Commission and MV Kota Lembah
Left: FV Commission © Sarah Menzies. Right: MV Kota Lembah © Wayne A Court
'Commission' collision with Kota Lembah, 28 July 2021
Status
Current
Occurrence Date
Jurisdiction
NZ
Reported collision of New Zealand-registered fishing vessel the ‘Commission’ with the container ship Kota Lembah, while the ‘Commission’ was on fishing operations some 70km out from Port of Tauranga in the early hours of the 28 July. No injuries were reported for the 4 persons on the fishing vessel, but some damage to the boat. No damage was reported for the Kota Lembah.