|Abandonment ID:|| 00175|
|Ship name:||[Aetea Sierra - Inactive]|
|7-digit IMO no.:||8200498|
|Port of abandonment:||Piraeus|
|Abandonment date:||June 2011|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||Govt. of Greece (Hellenic Ministry of Development, Competitiveness and Shipping)|
|No. of Seafarers:||6|
|Circumstances:||Vessel arrived at Piraeus anchorage on August 3rd, 2009(transit) for bunkering. Vessel has been detained by several court orders. Vessel has also been detained from Piraeus Port Authority for not having valid safety certificates. Seafarers boarded the vessel on August 13th, 2010 and replaced former crew.|
Document of nationality issued by the State of Panama has expired.
|Actions taken:||1 July 2011: Other|
Vessel agent acting on his own and Piraeus Port Authority have occasionally provided food, water and supplies for seafarers on board.
Piraeus Port Authority at regular intervals urges the shipowner to fulfill his obligations to the vessel's seafarers and has also notified the embassy of the state of seafarers' nationality and the Hellenic Judicial Authorities accordingly.
|Repatriation status:||1 July 2011: Repatriation pending|
|Payment status:||1 July 2011: Payment Pending|
|Comments and Observations:||Govt. of Greece (18 October 2011)|
Five of the six crew members have left from the vessel without informing the competent port authorities and have illegally entered the country.
Govt. of Greece (30 January 2012)
Ukrainian chief mate signed off on January 16th, 2012 and has been repatriated.
Vessel was awarded after auction to Liberian based "TAYSIR SHIPPING COMPANY".
According to ship's agent, on January 16th, 2012 she has been towed to Izmir Turkey.
ITF (16 December 2016)
Case closed but details not available