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( Photo collection Jan Goedhart )
( Private Collection )
Additional info by : MAREUD / Rolf Skiöld
1973: Delivered to Salénrederierna AB, Stockholm Sweden as SEA SCOUT.
June 1984: Sold to Suisse-Outemar Reederei A.G., Liberia and renamed TIBURON.
27/6 1984: Was struck by an Iraqi missile and set on fire when she was S.E. of Kharg Island in a
pos. 28.27 N, 50.45 E.
She had shortly before left Kharg Island with a cargo of 250.000 tons of oil for a European destination
and was on her first voyage for her new owners who had purchased her for about $8.000.000
and taken her over 21/6 1984. She was taken in tow for Bahrain, heavely on fire and awash aft.
1984: Broken up at Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
The Miramar Ship Index for "SEA SCOUT"
1984 TIBURON - 1984 STIB
Struck by an Iraqi Exocet missile SE of Kharg Is, 28.27 N / 50.45 E 27.06.1984
( 8 dead ) & scrapped at Kaohsiung 13.11.1984