Sea Platforms

Iran’s Caspian frigate hits breakwater

11 January 2018

Iran’s only frigate on the Caspian, Damavand , suffered minor damage when it collided with a breakwater as it entered its home port of Bandar-e Anzali due to a storm, according to a military statement reported by the Iranian media.

Amateur video footage showed the vessel grounded near the breakwater and listing to starboard as tugs and an AB 212 helicopter engaged in a rescue effort.

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