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Abandonment ID: 00854
Ship name:Pallada
7-digit IMO no.:8866931
Port of abandonment:Eregli, Turkiye
Abandonment date:27 November 2023
Notification date:19 December 2023
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF
No. of Seafarers:13
Nationalities:Azerbaijan(3); Ukraine(10)
Circumstances:P&I : Unknown

Type : General Cargo

Vessel grounded, then broke in half and sank. Crew are owed 2 months wages. Seafarers have been repatriated at the expense of local ITF affiliated union
Actions taken:27 November 2023: Flag State informed
Contacted the owners and flag state
Repatriation status:19 December 2023: Repatriated
Payment status:19 December 2023: Payment Pending
Comments and Observations:Govt. of Azerbaijan (9 January 2024)
We would like to inform you that Azerbaijan’s State Maritime and Port Agency has reviewed the ITF report on the case of the general cargo ship “Pallada” (IMO number 8866931) shared in the IMO/ILO joint database on abandonment. Regarding the Azerbaijani citizens involved, we have already informed the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Türkiye. Moreover, please note that any request or inquiry related to the outstanding wages or other issues from the Azerbaijani seafarers has not been received by the State Maritime and Port Agency.

Govt. of Turkey (1 February 2024)
On 19 January 2024, in the e-mail message sent to the Directorate General for Maritime Affairs : It was informed that the ship named 'PALLADA', IMO number 8866931, flag Cameroon, having on board 13 crew members, was abandoned in Karadeniz Ereğli on 27 November 2023.
According to the latest information received from Karadeniz Ereğli Regional Port Authority and the ship's agency SUDE Gemi Acenteliği Limited Company regarding the status of the ship and ship's personnel, it has been determined that the ship ran aground and broke into two due to heavy weather conditions off the coast of Karadeniz Ereğli district of Türkiye on 19 November 2023, and that all of the ship's personnel were successfully rescued and the salary receivables of the ship's personnel were paid.

Entered: Monday - 22 January 2024 at 08:58:40
Last updated: Thursday - 1 February 2024 at 15:05:53
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