January 10, 2012
Piracy Report Update 2
As an update to the advisory regarding the M/T LIQUID VELVET:
Vessel is heading northeast towards the Arabian sea in position 10-58N 053-23E at a speed of 7.6 kts as of 1615Z on 10 January 2012. M/T LIQUID VELVET is likely being used to conduct mothership operations in hopes of hijacking new vessels. Mariners are advised to remain vigilant with their counter-piracy measures and be on the lookout for this vessel. Please report any abnormal circumstances or events per best management practices.