Rescue at Macquarie Island
The fishing vessel Janas received aid from the Antarctic supply vessel Aurora Australis off Macquarie Island (54°30S, 158°57E) in the south Pacific Ocean. The Janas with 21 crew had suffered engine failure and was unable to make repairs. The Aurora Australis took the fishing vessel under tow to shelter of Buckles Bay, acquarie Island. No reports of injuries or pollution being release.