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Photo Details
Photographer:Tomasello Letterio [View profile]Title:EIDE TRADERAdded:May 31, 2017
Captured:May 25, 2017IMO:7734167Hits:362
Location:Messina, Italy
Photo Category: Heavy Lift Vessels
Description:
MESSINA STRAIT ON 25.5.2017
Vessel Identification
Name:Eide Trader
IMO:7734167
Flag:Marshall Islands
MMSI:538001814
Callsign:V7EJ2
Former name(s):
- Spruce (Until 2007 May)
- Mammoth Spruce (Until 1978 Jan)
- Flash Iv (Until 1978)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Heavy Load Carrier
Gross tonnage:7,270 tons
Summer DWT:8,172 tons
Length:112 m
Beam:34 m
Draught:4.3 m

Additional Information
Home port:Majuro
Class society:Det Norske Veritas
Build year:1975
AIS Information
Last known position:
23°2’20.82” N, 113°31’10.82” E
Status:Moored
Speed, course (heading):
0.1kts, 328° (197°)
Destination:
Location:Guangzhou
Arrival:16th Nov 2017
08:00:40 UTC
Last update:
3 days 22 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 November 16th, 08:00:40 UTCGuangzhou
2017 June 23rd, 14:00:18 UTCUmm Qasr
2017 May 17th, 14:00:16 UTCUum Qasr
2017 May 17th, 14:00:16 UTCLa Spezia
2017 May 12th, 15:00:48 UTCAlgeciras
2017 April 13th, 16:30:11 UTCHoylandsbygd
2016 December 29th, 16:00:43 UTCOff Fwalld
2016 April 4th, 22:10:43 UTCHoylandsbygd
2016 March 30th, 09:00:14 UTCHalden
2016 March 29th, 09:00:25 UTCSkagen
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Photo Comments (5)

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davidships on Jun 20, 2017 16:04 (5 months ago)
Thanks Phil - I have just found the same on Italian Wikipedia:
https://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Classe_550_(corvetta)

These two corvettes were never taken into the Italian Navy as they had been completed and paid for - they remained impounded but with Iraqi crews (at least for a while).
That defence blog fills in a lot of the gaps (need for the ships, revised armaments etc) - thanks for finding it, and to Tomasello for bringing us the photo in the first place.
Phil English on Jun 20, 2017 14:22 (5 months ago)
Looks like the ones here, chaps: https://defence.pk/pdf/threads/iraq-buys-former-built-corvettes-frigates-from-italy.315706/
davidships on Jun 20, 2017 10:26 (5 months ago)
Maybe, but where have they come from? They do not seem to be the vessels originally built for Iraq but incorporated into the Italian Navy as a result of arms embargos.
Tomasello Letterio on Jun 20, 2017 09:09 (5 months ago)
Hi. I suppose two frigates for Iraqi navy.
davidships on Jun 19, 2017 18:45 (5 months ago)
What is the "F210" on board, with a sister?

EIDE TRADER was on voyage from FlorÝ, Gibraltar and La Spezia for Port Said, Fujairah and Umm Qasr (Iraq, due 20/6)
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