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Ocean Pride


Abandonment ID: 00284
Ship name:Ocean Pride
7-digit IMO no.:8520989
Port of abandonment:Sharjah Anchorage, UAE
Abandonment date:12 May 2017
Notification date:30 June 2017
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF
No. of Seafarers:9
Nationalities:Bangladesh(1); India(6); Sri Lanka(1); Pakistan(1)
Circumstances:On joining, crew found out that the vessel had been at anchor for 3 years. No salary for 10 months, no air-con on board. Limited food, rusty water. Company refuses to sign the crew off. It would also appear that crew had to pay to obtain the work. Same owner as Qaaswa and Al Sharjah Moon.
Repatriation status:Repatriation pending
Payment status:Payment Pending
10 months outstanding minimum
Comments and Observations:ITF
When the crew joined the vessel it had been anchored for three years. Probably vessel is out of class. Company ignores to contact the ITF.however, in case of Qaaswa the company did reply once the ship was arrested.

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