|Abandonment ID:|| 00281|
|Nom du navire:||[Palanga Spirit - resolved]|
|No. OMI (7 chiffres):||9133733|
|Port d'abandon:||Las Palmas|
|Date d'abandon:||17 février 2017|
|Date de notification:||24 avril 2017|
|Gouvernement ou entité rapportante:||Fed. int. des ouvriers du transport (ITF)|
|Nombre de marins:||16|
|Nationalités:||Russie, Fédération de(3); Ukraine(10)|
|Circonstances:||Vessel came from Port of Spain; crew had not received their wages since December and some of them from previous contracts. Vessel detained by PSC in Las Palmas due to MLC 2006 and Technical issues. The vessel holds insurance for MLC A2.5.2, with the Swedish club, but the Piraeus office disputes the interpretation of the MLC.|
Contacted P&I club who refused assistance, dealing with Shipping Agent, Ship-owner. Industrial Actions taken by the crew. Request of assistance to PSC in Las Palmas
|Situation concernant le rapatriement:||En attente de rapatriement|
No repatriations offered, crew refuses to leave until they have their salaries.
|Paiement des salaires:||En attente de paiement|
Months of February, March.
|Commentaires et observations:||Gouv. de Espagne (8 mai 2017)|
The Govt. of Spain asked the below comments to be added.
“Spain has not received any notification or has no grounds to consider that the ship has been abandoned in accordance with the information available as of the end of April 2017”
Fed. int. des ouvriers du transport (ITF) (17 mai 2017)
From: Katie Higginbottom [mailto:Higginbottom_Katie@itf.org.uk]
Sent: mercredi 17 mai 2017 09:49
To: Noh, Jinhak
Subject: FW: PALANGA SPIRIT - good news!...
After a few false hopes, I’m pleased to report that the Palanga Spirit case now appears to be resolved.
Fed. int. des ouvriers du transport (ITF)
Company has now paid salaries up to February.