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( Collection Didier Pincón )
Following information supplied by Capt's José Luis Díaz Campa & Amador Méndez Fernández in their web page;
She suffered heavy weather damage on 16 June 1996 when in the Mozambique Channel. Voyage: Kharg
Island-Sines, crude oil. Cargo transferred at sea to MARINE ATLANTIC. Arrived Dubaion 10 August for
inspection. Not repaired. Renamed THEFSTROUS and arrived Alang on 11 December to be broken up.
"Munguia", at Europoort, Rotterdam.
( Photo Copyright Pieter Melissen )
DUBAI, Sept. 2 - VICTIM OF ATTACK - The Spanish supertanknr Munguia is shown underway Wednesday in teh Persian Gulf about
49 miles off Dubai heading for the Strait of Hormuz. The vessei was attacked by Iranian gunboots Tuesday which Fired rocket grenads
into her hull, 1987.
( HP Laser News paper Photo )
IMO No: 7386922
Ex: 1996-Galp Funchal; 1995-Indiana;1988-Munguia
Status: Demolished at Alang 11.12.1996
Flag: Saint Vincent
Builder: Astano, Astilleros Y Talleres Del Noroeste S.A., El Ferrol, Espagna (243)
Engine Type: Kawasaki steam turbines, 26480 kW