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Statistics Updated on: May 11, 2022

Since 2009

134
Vessels Held *
2, 628
Hostages Held **
1.834
WFP Vessels Protected
707
AMISOM Vessels Protected
2.416.704
Tonnes of Food/Aid Delivered***
12, 718
Kilos of Narcotics Impounded
Pirates Transferred to Competent Authorities
171
Total
0
Remanded
145
Convicted

Events statistics

Events Statistics
Deployed Units Maneuvers and Operation Statistics

Latest Piracy Incidents

Date Sort ascending Vessel Type Approximate Position of Incident Event BMP * PASC ** Unknown Pirated/Safe
Bulk Carrier Gulf of Aden Attack X X Safe
LNG Tanker Arabian Gulf Attack X Safe
Cargo Vessel Suspicious Event X Safe
Cargo Vessel Gulf of Aden Attack X Safe
Car Carrier Suspicious Event X Safe
Container Suspicious Event X Safe
Chemical Tanker Attack Safe
Cargo Vessel Suspicious Event X Safe
Cargo Vessel Disruption Safe
Oil Tanker Horn of Africa Attack X Pirated

INCIDENT LOCATION OF PIRATED VESSELS & HOSTAGES

View on Map Date Sort ascending Vessel Type Vessel Flag Event Crew
14.016667, 49.683333 Gas Tanker LONGCHAMP Bahamas Attack 13
13.116667, 47.450000 Tanker SEA PRINCESS II Panama Attack 19
13.916667, 47.966667 Cargo Vessel BLUE STAR St Kitts & Nevis Attack 28
13.900000, 49.650000 TUG MASINDRA 7 Malaysia Attack 11
13.333333, 47.950000 Cargo Vessel BOSPHORUS PRODIGY Antigua & Barbuda Attack 11

Hostages without a Vessel *

Date Sort ascending 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