Tuesday, 21/01/2020

Notice to Mariners

The sunken TG15999 barge at Tien River fairway


 The sunken TG15999 barge at Tien River fairway

No. 03/TBHH-TCTBĐATHHMN dated January 16th, 2019

TGG – 01-2019

  • Waters: Tien Giang province
  • Fairway: Tien River fairway

        VMS-South would like to inform that:

        At 05:00 AM, dated 04/01/2019, the TG15999 barge was sunken in the area of buoy No. “55” at Tien River fairway, about 710m far from downstream buoy No. “55. Current position of the barge is 33m far from the right fairway border, located in the fairway, with coordinates as follows:

Barge WGS-84
Latitude (j) Longitude (l)
TG15999 10020’01,8” N 106024’28,4” E

(Coordinates is provided by East-Southern Maritime Safety Company)


  • All vessels navigating on Tien River fairway keep clear of the sunken TG15999 mentioned above, keep watching, and comply strictly with regulations of My Tho Maritime Administration and site regulators for maritime safety.

2- For further information, please contact to My Tho Maritime Administration.

  • The newest information will be issued in next Notice to Mariners.

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