GENMAR GEORGE T - IMO 9336971
|Photographer:||Clyde Dickens [View profile]||Title:||GENMAR GEORGE T||Added:||Mar 31, 2011|
|Captured:||March 31, 2011||IMO:||9336971||Hits:||1,882|
|Location:||Botany Bay, Australia|
||Crude Oil Tankers|
|Sydney. Entering Botany Bay. 31 March 2011.
Call Sign : V7NA6
MMSI : 538002935
Gross tonnage : 79235 (since 01-08-2007)
DWT : 153015
Type of ship : Crude Oil Tanker (since 01-08-2007)
Year of build : 2007
Flag : Marshall Islands
The following quote is from an ICC International Maritime Bureau report titled Piracy and Armed Robbery Against Ships, second quarter 2008. Google that for more information
"On 6 April 2008, a Marshall Islands Tanker MT Genmar George T was attacked by armed pirates ... off Eccravos, Nigeria.... An unlit speed boat approached the tanker from the stern. The alarm was raised and SSAS alarm activated. The speed boat fired warning shots from automatic weapons and attempted to board the tanker which managed to escape."
|Vessel type:||Oil Products Tanker|
|Gross tonnage:||79,235 tons|
|Summer DWT:||149,847 tons|
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