VOC Daisy: maneuvers Spanish helo, impedes
There were however, pirates in the vicinity who were attempting to impede the EU NAVFOR operation by utilising another hijacked vessel the MV VOC DAISY. When SPS VICTORIA’s helicopter approached 47,183dwt MV VOC DAISY she changed her course – no warning shots were fired.
It is believed that some of the pirates were killed during the incident; Rim (IMO: 7328554)Flag: Libya [LY] is now under the control of the Syrian crew.
VOC Daisy IMO: 9154555
Geared Bulk Carrier - They have cranes, derricks or conveyors that allow them to load or discharge cargo in ports without shore-based equipment.
Ex: Golden Daisy (2000)
Built: 1998. Oshima Shipbuilding Co Ltd