|Abandonment ID:|| 00078|
|Flag:||St. Vincent & Grenadines|
|7-digit IMO no.:||7367885|
|Port of abandonment:||Istanbul Anchorage, Turkey|
|Abandonment date:||3 June 2009|
|Notification date:||9 June 2009|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||10|
|Nationalities:||Ghana; Pakistan; Ukraine|
|Circumstances:||Appears to be arrested by salvage company. Crew running out of food and water. Difficulties in reaching vessel at anchorage.|
|Actions taken:||8 June 2009: Flag State informed|
Contacted manning agents, shipowner and flag State ¿ no responses received to date.
|Repatriation status:||9 June 2009: Repatriation pending|
|Payment status:||9 June 2009: Payment Pending|
4-6 months wages outstanding.
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (9 June 2009)|
Ukrainian embassy can issue free visas but seafarers cannot get ashore from anchorage.
International Maritime Organisation (16 July 2009)
No comments received from flag state
ITF (16 December 2016)
Crew repatriated, outcome of court case not known
ITF (7 December 2017)
No further update expected