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Star Africa

Se her also as : Texaco Africa

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Name: Star Africa
IMO No: 7354890
Built: 07/1974
Ex: Texaco Africa-1990
Type: Tanker
Status: 1997-TN Africa; Demolished at  Gadani Beach 1999
SubType: Crude
Flag: Panama
DWT: 275,597
Draft: 20.60
Builder: Mitsubishi Heavy Ind., Ltd., Chiba, Japan (C980)
GT: 128,974
LOA: 331.55/318.02
Owner: Texaco Panama Inc., Panama
NT: 108,087
Beam: 56.06
Speed/Cons: 15.50/168.50
Class: AB
Depth: 26.42
Engine Type: Mitsubishi steam turbines, 26480 kW
Cubic: -

The Miramar Ship Index for "TEXACO AFRICA"
IDNo:
7354890
Year:
1974
Name:
TEXACO AFRICA
Launch Date:
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
07.1974
Flag:
PAN
Keel:

DWT:
274597
Yard No:
980
Length overall:
331.6
Ship Design:
LPP:
318.0
Country of build:
JPN
Beam:
56.1
Builder:
Mitsui
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Chiba
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-15.5

Subsequent History:
1990 STAR AFRICA - 1997 TN AFRICA

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at  Gadani Beach 22.10.1999

History:
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Name change
Main Owner
7354890
7354890
1974
TEXACO AFRICA
126974
Texaco Panama Inc. - PA
7354890
7354890
1974
STAR AFRICA
126974
1990
Texaco Panama Inc. - PA
7354890
7354890
1974
TN AFRICA
126974
1997
Tanker Nav A.S.A. - BS