|Abandonment ID:|| 00675|
|Ship name:||Apollo Sun[resolved]|
|7-digit IMO no.:||9199995|
|Port of abandonment:||Las Palmas, Canary Islands|
|Abandonment date:||20 June 2022|
|Notification date:||8 July 2022|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||7|
|Nationalities:||Türkiye(1); Indonesia(3); Panama(1); Venezuela(2)|
|Circumstances:||P&I : Unknown|
Crew has not been paid for the past 2 months.
|Actions taken:||4 July 2022: Flag State informed|
Local ITF Contact visited the vessel, meeting with shipowner who did not meet his obligations towards the crew.
|Payment status:||Payment Pending|
The total wages outstanding is 45,000 EUR Approx.
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (8 July 2022)|
One crewmember (2nd Officer) was repatriated and has not received yet his wages.
Govt. of Spain (18 July 2022)
1.Tug APOLLO SUN currently detained after Paris MoU inspection as a result of a labour complaint made by ITF.
2.Local Agent and ship-owner dealing with the outstanding crew wages.
3.It seems the situation is on the way to be resolved but still waiting a confirmation by ITF on the payments.
Govt. of Panama (26 August 2022)
In response to the labor complaint filed against the vessel "APOLLO SUN", with IMO No. 9199995, you will find the lasted communications:
I. Through Email dated Jul. 4, 2022, the PMA sent
Communication addressed to Owners, Operator and/ or Local Resident Agent, communicating the labour complaint filed against the vessel, and requesting the measures taken to correct such deficiencies.
2. We received information on July 18, 2022, whereby the Master of the vessel confirmed that the repatriations were made and that the wages were paid in full.
ITF (8 September 2022)
All crew have received their owed wages and been repatriated.