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Photo Details
Photographer:Clyde Dickens [View profile]Title:SANKO DYNASTYAdded:Sep 07, 2008
Photo Category: Crude Oil Tankers
Entering Sydney Harbour, South Head in background.   7 September 2008

Call Sign : V7EZ5    Gross tonnage : 57331
Year of build : 1999    Flag : Marshall Islands

Tug : Karoo
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Sanko Dynasty (Until 2009 Jul)
- Pacific Libra (Until 2003 Aug)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Crude Oil Tanker
Gross tonnage:57,331 tons
Summer DWT:106,644 tons
Length:241 m
Beam:42 m
Draught:8 m

Additional Information
Home port:Monrovia
Class society:Nippon Kaiji Kyokai
Build year:1999
AIS Information
Last known position:
37°11’52.5” N, 15°18’0.72” E
Speed, course (heading):
4.2kts, 246° (267°)
Location:Malta For Orders
Arrival:9th Jun 2017
17:00:25 UTC
Last update:
3 hours 33 minutes ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 December 18th, 05:00:09 UTCDrifting
2017 June 9th, 17:00:25 UTCMalta For Orders
2017 May 29th, 10:00:26 UTCFor Order
2017 May 23rd, 05:00:26 UTCTrieste
2017 April 25th, 18:00:24 UTCSidikerir
2017 April 23rd, 13:00:27 UTCPiraeus
2017 April 20th, 07:00:24 UTCEleusis
2017 April 12th, 18:00:22 UTCMersa El Hamra
2017 March 26th, 06:00:32 UTCPiraeus
2017 March 25th, 10:00:37 UTCKalamata
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Photo Comments (3)

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Portway on Sep 07, 2008 09:15 (8 years ago)
Clyde. I could well be wrong but despite this vessel being almost 10 years old It is her first visit to the wonderful harbour city of Sydney could not have picked a better day for it.

Regards Portway Sydney Australia.
Clyde Dickens on Sep 07, 2008 08:49 (8 years ago)
Thanks Clive.

I planned a visit to Middle Head Headland Park to coincide with her arrival.

Portway on Sep 09, 2008 10:00 (8 years ago)
Nice Shot of this vessel Sanko Dynasty Clyde. once again a great backdrop. Thanks for Posting.

Regards Portway Sydney Australia.
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