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Abandonment ID: 00078
Ship name:Tsarina[disputed]
Flag:St. Vincent & Grenadines
7-digit IMO no.:7367885
Port of abandonment:Istanbul Anchorage, Türkiye
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

Entered: Monday - 19 December 2016 at 16:31:39
Last updated: Monday - 11 December 2017 at 15:13:03
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