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SHIP NAME: Koncar KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 4
source LMIU
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Struck by missile, on fire, abandoned Jan 05 1986, 20 miles S of Kharg Island, during Iran-Iraq hostilities Fire extinguished Jan 6.


source NAVIOS
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four days later the maltese tanker Koncar was wrecked when it was strck 20 m South of Kharg.

Exocet, Fixed wing, CTL.


source HOOKE
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Then on January 5, 1986, the Konvar was the subject of another Iraqi warplane's Exocet missile. Luckily once again none of her crew was injured. She was en route Kharg Island to Sirri with a carog of kerosene. The stike, which occurred when the was 20 m S of Kharg, caused an immdeiate fire, as a resultof which the crew was forced to abandon ship again. CTL


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Ship was carrying crude when hit in October. Why would kerosene be going south?