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[Vinashin Atlantic - resolved]


Abandonment ID: 00080
Ship name:[Vinashin Atlantic - resolved]
7-digit IMO no.:9014834
Port of abandonment:Vung Tau Anchorage, Vietnam
Abandonment date:18 June 2009
Notification date:13 July 2009
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF
No. of Seafarers:25
Nationalities:Philippines; Russian Federation; Ukraine
Circumstances:Bankruptcy of owner (Vinalines ┐Vietnam National Shipping Lines. No food and water being supplied.
Actions taken:13 July 2009: Flag State informed
Liaising with Filippino ITF Inspector, Joselito Pedaria

17 August 2009: Other
Informed by flag state (Government of Panama):A communication has been sent to the legal representatives of the ship. Several follow up notes have also been exchanged with ITF. In addition, the operators sent a confirmation note indicating the procedures that have been taken to repatriate the seafarers and to pay them all remaining salaries. In the past 7 August 2009, the crew was repatriated to their place of origin. The only remaining questions is the confirmation from the Captain that all due salaries have been paid.

Repatriation status:18 June 2009: Repatriation pending
Payment status:18 June 2009: Payment Pending
Almost 4 months wages
Comments and Observations:ITF (16 December 2016)

International Maritime Organisation
Flag has been changed into Comoros since 2014-01. Name of the vessel has been changed into Atlanta since 2014-01.

Last updated: Monday - 19 December 2016 at 15:49:53^ top

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