|Abandonment ID:|| 00053|
|Ship name:||[Aetea Sierra - Inactive]|
|7-digit IMO no.:||8200498|
|Port of abandonment:||Algiers (Algeria)|
|Abandonment date:||28 June 2007|
|Notification date:||4 July 2007|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||23|
|Nationalities:||Montenegro; Myanmar; Sri Lanka; Greece|
|Circumstances:||Vessel is under arrest, though the arresting party is unknown. Crew have not been paid for between 4 and 10 months. Captain has not been able to make contact with the company in the last 2 months.|
|Actions taken:||11 July 2007: Flag State informed|
Flag State have indicated they intend to send one of their surveyors to investigate.
|Repatriation status:||11 July 2007: Other|
|Payment status:||11 July 2007: Payment Pending|
Owed wages from 4-10 months.
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (11 July 2007)|
ITF have tried to contact the owners (Argosy/Thesarco) but all calls have been terminated when they discover who is on the telephone.
ITF (24 August 2007)
The Cayman Islands Registry has offered to pay for the crew to be repatriated.
ITF (16 December 2016)
Case closed but details not available