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Avaj 2

See also : Windsor Lion  &  Meridian Sky

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"Avaj 2" at  Piraeus, Greece, August 1990.
( Bernd Urbanik )
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"Avaj 2" at  Rotterdam - Europoort, 24.07.1994.
( Photo by Werner Knüfer )

Name: Avaj 2
IMO No: 7341398
Ex: State-1988; Meridian Sky-1986; Windsor Lion-1981
Built: 1975
Type: Tanker
Status: Demolished 1995 Gadani Beach
SubType: Crude
Flag: Iran
DWT: 256,548
Draft: 20.079
Builder: Swan Hunter Shipbuilders Ltd., Wallsend, Great Brittan (W58)
GT: 131,600
LOA: 345.43
Owner: National Iranian Tanker Co.
NT: 101,500
Beam: 51.85
Speed/Cons: 15.70/168.00
Class: LR
Depth: 25.58
Engine Type: Kawasaki Steam turbines 23872 kW
Cubic: 318,000

Ship Report for "WINDSOR LION"
IDNo:
7341398
Year:
1975
Name:
WINDSOR LION
Launch Date:
21.06.1974
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
06.1975
Flag:
GBR
Keel:

DWT:
256548
Yard No:
58
Length overall:
346.4
Ship Design:
LPP:
330.7
Country of build:
GBR
Beam:
51.9
Builder:
Swan Hunter
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Wallsend
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-15.5

Owner as Completed:
Anglomar Supertankers Ltd.

Subsequent History:
1981 MERIDIAN SKY - 1986 STATE - 1988 AVAJ 2

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Gadani Beach 06.06.1995

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Name change
Main Owner
7341398
7341398
1975
WINDSOR LION
131542
Anglomar Supertankers Ltd.
7341398
7341398
1975
MERIDIAN SKY
131542
1981
Anglomar Supertankers Ltd.
7341398
7341398
1975
STATE
131542
1986
T.T. State Corp.
7341398
7341398
1975
AVAJ 2
131542
1988
National Iranian Tanker Co.