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SHIP NAME: Astron KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
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The Panamanian steam tanker Astron was on a ballast passage from Boston to Aruba, when she was wrecked by running aground 20 miles NW of Cabo Engano Light, Dominican Republic in lat 18.44N long 68.27W on April 7, 1978, after developing steering trouble. All 23 crew members were safely rescued by the tug Smit Salvor.


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Assuming sank.