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Abandonment ID: 00331
Ship name:Aman
7-digit IMO no.:9215517
Port of abandonment:Suez Anchorage
Abandonment date:16 November 2017
Notification date:19 December 2017
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF
No. of Seafarers:16
Nationalities:Egypt(9); India(3); Syrian Arab Republic(4)
Circumstances:The vessel was detained by port state control in Aladabyah port due to expired safety equipment and class certificates, and has been laid at anchor in Suez ever since 13 June 2017. Unpaid wages, inadequate provisions, inhuman conditions, expired contracts. Owner told crew he has no money to pay them or pay for relievers. Indian crew paid service charges to be employed. Indian agent untraceable, owner not responding. Previous crew have also not been paid. Vessel arrested by 3 creditors.
Actions taken:Flag State informed
Procedures underway to arrest the vessel through Suez court
Repatriation status:Other
11 seafarers on board, 5 signed off without wages, repatriation paid by families
Payment status:Partially paid
More than USD 172,000 outstanding
Comments and Observations:Other
Same owner as Jerna S, Sanad and Avonmoor

Last updated: Thursday - 19 April 2018 at 10:07:28^ top

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