|Abandonment ID:|| 00391|
|Ship name:||Borhan 3|
|Port of abandonment:||Bushehr|
|Abandonment date:||22 February 2019|
|Notification date:||20 May 2019|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||3|
|Circumstances:||The crew have not been paid since they joined the vessel. Two joined in December 2017 and one in January 2018. Contracts have long since expired.|
|Actions taken:||6 May 2019: Flag State informed|
Contacted owners, Iranian Flag State authority and PMO, and the embassy of Pakistan.
|Repatriation status:||20 May 2019: Repatriation pending|
Three crew need urgent repatriation. All crew are at least 4 months past the expiry of the employment agreements. Two crew joined on 25 Dec 2017, one on a six-month contract, and the other with nine. They should have gone home on 25 June 2018 and 25 September 2018 respectively. The remaining crewmember joined on 3 January 2018 with a twelve-month contract and is now almost 5 months over his contract.
|Payment status:||20 May 2019: Payment Pending|
17 months unpaid
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (20 May 2019)|
Owners have ignored all attempts of settlement.