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Atlantic Empress

See also : Collision Atlantic Empress & Aegean Captain

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( Photo Fotoflite ) - Photo taken: 06/06/1979.
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"Atlantic Empress", on fire.
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Original Name
Atlantic Empress
Type
VLCC
Delivered
03-04-1974
IMO No
7359975
Builder & Yard
Odense Staalsklbsvaerft A/S, Odense & Lindö, Danmark
Yard No
49
Engine
Steam
KW
23866
GRT
128398
NTR
110660
DWT
292666
LOA
347,20
LBP
330,70
Beam
51,80
Draft
22,10
Depth
28,40
Other names and history
1979 Sunken after collision.
Scrapped
LOST 02-09-1979

Ship Report for "ATLANTIC EMPRESS"
IDNo:
7359975
Year:
1974
Name:
ATLANTIC EMPRESS
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
16.02.1974
Flag:
LBR
Date of completion:
04.1974

Tons:
128399
Link:
-
DWT:
292666
Yard No:
49
Length overall:
347.2
Ship Design:
LPP:
330.7
Country of build:
DNK
Beam:
51.9
Builder:
Odense Staalskibs
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Lindo
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-15.5

Subsequent History:
-

Disposal Data:
Collision 11.05 N / 61.50 W on 19.07.1979 (29 dead) & exploded and sank in tow 13.05 N / 55.28 W on 02.08.1979.

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
7359975
7359975
1974
ATLANTIC EMPRESS
128399
-
South Gulf Sg Co Ltd.