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Atlantic Empress

See also : Collision Atlantic Empress & Aegean Captain

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( Photo Fotoflite ) - Photo taken: 06/06/1979.

Name: Atlantic Empress
IMO No: 7359975
Built: 04/1974
Type: Tanker
Status: 1979 -  Sunken after collision with Aegean Captain
SubType: Crude
Flag: Liberia
DWT: 292,666
Draft: 22.10
Builder: Odense Staalsklbsvaerft A/S, Odense & Lindö, Danmark (49)
GT: 128,398
LOA: 347.20/330.70
Owner: South Gulf Sg Co Ltd.
NT: 110.660
Beam: 51.80
Speed/Cons: 16.0/-
Class: -
Depth: 28.40
Engine Type: Steam Turbines, 23866 kW
Cubic: -

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

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
Name change
Registered Owner
7359975
7359975
1974
ATLANTIC EMPRESS
128399
-
South Gulf Sg Co Ltd.