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Astro Alpha

Astro Alpha
"Astor Alpha" arriving at Europoort, Rotterdam, June 4th, 1995.
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Astro Alpha-1
"Astor Alpha" arriving at Europoort, Rotterdam, June 4th, 1995.
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LR/IMO No.
7390040
Original Name
New York
Date in service
04-05-1976
Type
VLCC
Hull Type
SH
Shipbuilder
Bethlehem Steel Sp.Pt
Yard No
S4643
Eng.
Steam Turbines
K.W.
25745
Registered_Owner
Boston VLCC Tankers Inc.
Callsign
?
Flag
Greece
Gross
117285
Nett
105740
DWT
268310
Length O/A
335,29
Length BPP
323,10
Beam Max
54,26
Draft
20,473
Depth
26,22
Date Keel
20-06-1974
Date Launched
02-07-1975
Date Service
04-05-1976
Other names and history
1988 Ocean Challenger
1993 Astro Alpha
2000 Scrapped
Scrapped
22-03-2000
Scrapped at
Gadani Beach

The Miramar Ship Index for "NEW YORK"
IDNo:
7390040
Year:
1976
Name:
NEW YORK
Keel:
20.06.1974
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
02.07.1975
Flag:
USA
Date of completion:
04.05.1976

Tons:
117285
Link:
-
DWT:
268310
Yard No:
4643
Length overall:
335.3
Ship Design:
LPP:
323.1
Country of build:
USA
Beam:
54.3
Builder:
Bethlehem Steel Corp.
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Sparrows Point
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1TE-15

Subsequent History:
1988 OCEAN CHALLENGER - 1993 ASTRO ALPHA

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Gadani Beach 22.03.2000.

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
569583
7390040
7390040
1976
NEW YORK
117285
Boston VLCC Tankers Inc.
569583
7390040
7390040
1976
OCEAN CHALLENGER
117285
1989
Belmont VLCC II Inc.
10014
7390040
7390040
1976
ASTRO ALPHA
130383
1993
Malbrook Nav Ltd.