|Abandonment ID:|| 00678|
|Ship name:||Antarctic Dream[resolved]|
|Flag:||St. Kitts & Nevis|
|7-digit IMO no.:||5278432|
|Port of abandonment:||Vessel is currently still trading and drifting near the Maldives|
|Abandonment date:||1 August 2022|
|Notification date:||3 August 2022|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||Approx 20|
|Nationalities:||Indonesia; Philippines; Sri Lanka|
|Circumstances:||P&I : Coastal Marine Services|
3 Sri Lanka crew are unpaid for 2 months and due to be repatriated in a few days. We suspect that other members of the crew are also unpaid for two months but have so far not complained.
|Actions taken:||2 August 2022: Flag State informed|
We have written to the owners and the flag state.
|Repatriation status:||Repatriation pending|
|Payment status:||Payment Pending|
The total wages outstanding is US$3,000.
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (3 August 2022)|
This vessel is owned by the same company, Sinbad Navigation in the UAE, which also has another abandoned vessel the MURU.
ITF (4 December 2022)
3 crew members have received their outstanding wages and have been repatriated.