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M. Vatan
See her also as : Bonn

"M. Vatan".
( Photo Ilhan Kermen )

Name: Bonn
IMO No: 7361154
Built: 1976
Type: Tanker
Status: Struck by missile in the Persian Gulf at Iran-Iraq war (July 1985),
sold to breakers to be a total loss 1986; M. Vatan-1984; Boni-1984
SubType: Crude
Flag: German
DWT: 392,607
Draft: 22.581
Builder: A.G. Weser, Bremen (1394)
GT: 188.668
LOA: 370.24
Owner: Hapag Lloyd A.G. - Kosmos Bulkschiffahrt Gmbh.
NT: 152.247
Beam: 64.09
Speed/Cons: 16/233.5 t.p.d.
Class: AB/GL
Depth: 28.61
Engine Type: General Electric, steam turbines by A.G Weser, Bremen, 44380 SHP, 33107 KW
Cubic: -

Demolition began on 23/01/1987. Source: Marine News.

Additional Information:
The Miramar Ship Index for "BONN"
ID No: 7361154 Year: 1976
Name: BONN Launch Date: 26.05.1976
Type: Tanker Date of completion: -
Flag: DEU Keel: -
Tons: 188688 Link: 2880
DWT: 392607 Yard No: 1394
Length overall: 370.2 Ship Design: -
LPP: 356.5 Country of build: DEU
Beam: 64.1 Builder: Weser
Material of build: - Location of yard: Bremen
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn): 1ST-16      
Owner as Completed: Hapag-Lloyd A.G. - GE

Subsequent History:
1984 - BONI (Goldenarrow Marine Ltd - CY)
1984 - M. VATAN (Cerrahogullari Umumi Nakliyat Vapurculuk ve Ticaret A.S. - TU)

Disposal Data:
09/07/1985 struck by Iraqi Exocet missile in 27.32N 51.20E, voyage Kharg Is - Sirri Is, crude oil.
Offloaded & declared CTL.
10/05/1986 arr. Kaohsiung for BU (National Ship Demolition), work  started 23/01/1987.