|Abandonment ID:|| 00577|
|Ship name:||Emirates Western III[disputed]|
|Flag:||St. Kitts & Nevis|
|7-digit IMO no.:||8600777|
|Port of abandonment:||Suez, Egypt|
|Abandonment date:||1 September 2021|
|Notification date:||14 October 2021|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||12|
Outstanding wages for the crew of between 4-5 months
10 of the crew disembarked on the 4th October 2021 on the promise of being paid, but have only received 15 days.
2 crew remain on board.
|Actions taken:||15 October 2021: Flag State informed|
Flag State contacted.
Egypt maritime authorities informed.
|Repatriation status:||Repatriation pending|
2 crew awaiting repatriation.
|Payment status:||Payment Pending|
|Comments and Observations:||Other (8 November 2021)|
From International Group of P&I Clubs
Having checked the IG database I can confirm that the ship in not entered in any of the International Group Clubs.
ITF (10 February 2022)
Crew partly paid and disembarked the vessel.