The Panamanian motor bulk carrier Queen Jane
which sailed from the Philippine port of Isabel, Leyte Is on Oct 19, 1987,
bound for Dalian China,
loaded with 15,500 tons of fertilizer in bags,
was last reported at noon on Oct 23 off the west cost of Taiwan
in lat 23.53N,long 120.07E.
There was no further sighting of the vessel,
nore were any of her crew located
despite an extensive air and sea search
Between Oct 23 and 25, the weather in her last reported
position was N to NE, force 8-9.
Between Oct 26 and 27, the wind was northerly, force 7/8.