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Colombus 1[disputed]


Abandonment ID: 00073
Ship name:Colombus 1[disputed]
Flag:St. Kitts & Nevis
7-digit IMO no.:9095890
Port of abandonment:Port Sudan
Abandonment date:20 January 2009
Notification date:23 January 2009
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF
No. of Seafarers:10
Circumstances:Financial difficulties
Actions taken:23 January 2009: Flag State informed
Contacted managers, shipowner, flag registry, local agents, port authorities. Flag State has advised details of registered owner in Singapore. Ship management and operation appear to be Indian.
Repatriation status:23 January 2009: Repatriation pending
Payment status:Payment Pending
Comments and Observations:ITF (23 January 2009)
In the absence of contacts in the port of Sudan this case is very difficult to assist. Owners now deny responsibility towards the seafarers.

ITF (16 December 2016)
crew repatriated, wages outstanding

ITF (7 December 2017)
No further update expected

Entered: Monday - 19 December 2016 at 16:17:28
Last updated: Monday - 11 December 2017 at 14:24:24
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