Fire Contained on U.S.-Flagged Maersk Kensington in Gulf of Aden

A fire has been reported in a below-deck container on board the U.S.-flag containership Maersk Kensington in the eastern Gulf of Aden, the second such incident to hit a Maersk Line vessel in recent weeks.  All crew are safe and the fire is contained, Maersk Line has confirmed. On Thursday, 16 March 2018 at 20:50 EST, the crew of the Maersk Kensington reported a … [Read more...]