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EL YUNQUE - IMO 7506015

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Photographer:Kyle Stubbs [View profile]Title:EL YUNQUEAdded:Apr 16, 2017
Captured:October 12, 2016IMO:7506015Hits:576
Location:Seattle, United States
Photo Category: RO/RO
Description:
Sister and runningmate to the ill-fated EL FARO seen moored at Terminal 5 of the Port of Seattle while being evaluated to serve as a relief vessel on the Tacoma-Anchorage trailer transport route. She was soon found to be structurally deficient, then sold and towed to Brownsville, Texas to be scrapped.

USCG Doc #: 573223
Owner: Sea Star Line LLC, Jacksonville, FL
Flag: USA
Hailing Port: San Juan, PR
Call Sign: WGJT
Length: 744.2 ft
Beam: 92.8 ft
Tonnage: 17,525 GT/11,397 NT/16,144 DWT
Year of Build: 1976
Builder: Sun Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co, Chester, PA
Yard Number: 674
Former Name:
KAIMOKU (1989-98)
ATLANTIC SPIRIT (1984-89)
ATLANTIC BEAR (1976-84)
SAUDI BEAR (1976)
WESTWARD VENTURE (As launched)
Vessel Identification
Name:Ss El Yunque
IMO:7506015
Flag:U.s.a.
MMSI:368063000
Callsign:WGJT
Former name(s):
- Kaimoku (Until 1998 Sep)
- Atlantic Spirit (Until 1989 Sep)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Vehicles Carrier
Gross tonnage:28,137 tons
Summer DWT:16,403 tons

Additional Information
Home port:San Juan
Class society:American Bureau Of Shipping
Build year:1976
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Captain Ted on Apr 17, 2017 03:25 (8 months ago)
Thanks for posting Kyle, There goes another piece of history, I saw her and El Faro various times in San Juan and at sea en route.
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