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SHIP NAME: Gogo Runner KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 4
source LMIU
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Sprang leak Jun 23 1982 in 12 46 S 40 38 E Sank Jun 25 in 11 42 54 S 40 57 48 E.


source HOOKE
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The Panamanian motor tanker Gogo Runner was on a voyage from Rio Grande brazil to Bombay, loaded with 20,000 tons of vegetable oil, when she sank in Mozambique Channel in lat 11.43S, 40.58E on June 25, 1982, two days after springing a leak in her engine room. The entire crew was safely picked up by the Russian motor vessel Vladimir Ilich which landed them in Dar-es-Salaam.


source MSC 49/15
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Sprang leak and sank off North Mozambique.


source CTX
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Calling this a hull failure, but could be a machinery problem.