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Statistics Updated on: May 11, 2022

Since 2009

Vessels Held *
2, 628
Hostages Held **
WFP Vessels Protected
AMISOM Vessels Protected
Tonnes of Food/Aid Delivered***
12, 718
Kilos of Narcotics Impounded
Pirates Transferred to Competent Authorities

Events statistics

Events Statistics
Deployed Units Maneuvers and Operation Statistics

Latest Piracy Incidents

Date Vessel Type Approximate Position of Incident Event Sort descending BMP * PASC ** Unknown Pirated/Safe
Yacht Safe
Fishing Vessel Safe
Fishing Vessel Safe
Fishing Vessel Arabian Sea Pirated
Fishing Vessel Arabian Sea Safe
Container Somali Basin Pirated
Fishing Vessel Safe
Container Somali Basin Safe
Tanker Safe
Container Safe


View on Map Date Vessel Type Vessel Flag Event Sort descending Crew
1.816667, 56.583333 Cargo Vessel BELUGA NORMINATION Antigua & Barbuda 9
1.816667, 56.583333 Cargo Vessel BELUGA NORMINATION Antigua & Barbuda 7
13.266667, 59.100000 Cargo Vessel ROSALIA D'AMATO Italy 21
8.000000, 66.750000 Container MV ALBEDO Malaysia 15
9.483333, 69.300000 Fishing Vessel FV PRANTALAY 12 Thailand 24
12.866667, 48.250000 Cargo Vessel IRENE E.M St Vincent & Grenadines Attack 20
13.616667, 48.250000 Fishing Vessel OR SIRICHAI NAVA II Thailand Attack 29
-6.600000, 42.233333 Fishing Vessel SAKOBA Kenya Attack 16
15.933333, 59.950000 Cargo Vessel THOR NEXUS Thailand Attack 27
14.500000, 58.316667 Yacht SY ING Denmark Attack 7

Hostages without a Vessel *

Date Location Crew Number Vessel Type Vessel Flag
Somali Basin 11 Container MV ALBEDO Malaysia
Somali Basin 15 Container MV ALBEDO Malaysia
Arabian Sea 4 Fishing Vessel FV PRANTALAY 12 Thailand
Somali Basin 7 Oil Tanker ASPHALT VENTURE Panama
Horn of Africa 6 Cargo Vessel MV LEOPARD Denmark