|Abandonment ID:|| 00109|
|Ship name:||[Ecstacy - Inactive]|
|7-digit IMO no.:||7618206|
|Port of abandonment:||Alicante, Spain|
|Abandonment date:||5 November 2009|
|Notification date:||5 November 2009|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||7|
|Circumstances:||No wages paid for more than 5 months. Food provided by ISM, Alicante (Institute of Maritime Social Affairs). Vessel detained in May by PSC due to deficiencies, also owes US$30,000 fine to Spanish Administration. Local media involved.|
|Actions taken:||5 November 2009: Other|
Initially negotiations with owner, who promised to try and resolve the situation, contact ceased in July 2009. Discussions ongoing with the Spanish Administration.
|Repatriation status:||5 November 2009: Repatriation pending|
June 2010: Repatriated
All crew members have been repatriated, the final three in June. The shipowner paid for the repatriation.
|Payment status:||5 November 2009: Payment Pending|
Approx 6 months outstanding.
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (5 November 2009)|
Two seafarers already returned to India - repatriation paid by the seafarers themselves.
International Shipping Federation (3 August 2010)
The ship remains in port under the custody of the authorities.
ITF (16 December 2016)
case closed but details not available
International Maritime Organisation
Flag of the vessel has been unknown or unspecified since 2010-02