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Astro Challenge

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"Astro Challenge" on the Delaware, end March 2006.
( Photo by John Curdy )
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Name: Astro Challenge
IMO No: 9237072
Ex: Maia-2004; Eternal Hope-2002 ; Uvas-2002
Built: 6/2002
Type: Tanker
Status: In Service
SubType: Crude
Flag: Greece
DWT: 299,222
Draft: 20.80
Builder: Daewoo Shipbuilding & Heavy Mach., Ltd., 0kpo, South Korea (5188)
GT: 157,878
LOA: 332.00/320.03
Owner: Challenge E.N.E. ( Mngrs. Kristen Navigation )
NT: 108,670
Beam: 58.00
Speed/Cons: 15.3/-
Class: NV
Depth: 31.00
Engine Type: Burmeister & Wain, 25468 kW, 34650 BHP at 79 RPM
Cubic: 339,780

Additional information :
Year
Previous Owners
2004 - 2005
Legend Maritime S.A.
2003 - 2004
Vesta Limited
2002 - 2003
Brimwood Company S.A.
2002 - 2002
BW Shipping Managers Pte. Ltd.