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Atlanticos

Atlanticos (1)
"Atlanticos", seen 12.10.1985.
( Photo Copyright Reinier Meuleman )
Atlanticos (2)
"Atlanticos", in Dubai Drydocks, note at PS aft at the engineroom the hole of entrance exocet,
which exploded in the engineroom, killing part engine crew and set the vessel on fire to accomodation.
( Photo Copyright Reinier Meuleman )

Name: Atlanticos
IMO No: 7389376
Built: 05/1974
Ex: Atlantic Sun-1981
Type: Tanker
Status: 1986 -  Total Loss in Iran-lrak-War; ??: Scrapped als Ticos
SubType: Crude
Flag: Liberia
DWT: 259,955
Draft: 20.07
Builder: Kockums Mekaniska Verkstads AB., Malmö, Sweden (542)
GT: 122,347
LOA: 340.52/329.17
Owner: Fiji Islands S.S.Corp.
NT: 107.280
Beam: 51.87
Speed/Cons: 16.0/-
Class: -
Depth: 25.58
Engine Type: Steam Turbines, 23873 kW
Cubic: -

The Miramar Ship Index for "ATLANTIC SUN"
IDNo:
7389376
Year:
1974
Name:
ATLANTIC SUN
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
06.04.1974
Flag:
LBR
Date of completion:
05.1974

DWT:
259955
Yard No:
542
Length overall:
340.5
Ship Design:
LPP:
329.2
Country of build:
SWE
Beam:
51.9
Builder:
Kockums MV
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Malmo
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-16

Subsequent History:
1981 ATLANTICOS - 1986 TICOS

Disposal Data:
Struck by Iraqi Exocet missile, off Kharg Island 20.03.1986
& scrapped at Kaohsiung ( by Chi Shun Hua Steel ), 27.06.1986.

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
7389376
7389376
1974
ATLANTIC SUN
122348
Sun Overseas Tpt., Ltd.
7389376
7389376
1974
ATLANTICOS
122346
1981
Fiji Islands S.S.Corp.
7389376
7389376
1974
TICOS
122346
1986
 (for voyage to breakers)