|Abandonment ID:|| 00030|
|Ship name:||[Leda - resolved - fishing vessel] |
|7-digit IMO no.:||8321163|
|Port of abandonment:||Conakry (Guinea)|
|Abandonment date:||3 September 2004|
|Notification date:||3 September 2004|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||10|
|Circumstances:||Vessel arrested June 04 by Guinean agency due to issue with "VEGA", the charterer of the ship. No explanation provided to the crew.|
|Actions taken:||18 February 2005: Flag State informed|
ITF contacted Ukrainian embassy in Conakry. ITF Guinea negotiated with owner's lawyer and First Secretary from embassy.
|Repatriation status:||February 2004: Repatriated|
Two returned at their own expense.
17 April 2005: Repatriated
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (2005)|
According to ITF, this is a FISHING VESSEL.
ILO/IMO (February 2006)
Joint letter co-signed by ILO Director general and IMO Secretary General to the Flag State administration, urging them to facilitate the resolution of this case.
ITF (28 March 2006)
UPDATE: Repatriation cost to ITF covered. Communication problems inhibit further clarification of the case, which is now closed.
International Maritime Organisation (6 April 2006)
The IMO has received a letter from the flag State register. This text is not in a format that can be displayed here. It can be consulted on request.