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SHIP NAME: Atlas I KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 4
source LMIU
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Struck by missile, on fire Apr 20 1986, 35 miles off Qatar during Iran-Iraq hostilities Fire extinguished Apr 21 Towed in Apr 22. Sold as is to Taiwan breakers.


source Navios
type C
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AS12 from Iranian helicopters. 1 killed, 3 injured. Had loaded at Ras Tanurah.


source HOOKE
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It was another Iranian helicopter gunship attack that set her on fire, withthe rocket slamming into her accommodation causing a major outbreak of fire when about 35 miles east of Qatar in lat 25.25N, long 52.11E. One man, the first officer, was killed and another three crewmen injured. The Atlas I had just sailed from Ras Tanurah loaded with 138,000 tonnes of Saudi crude bound for Istanbul. The surviving 29 crew memebers abandoned ship.


source CTX
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This ship had the rare distinction of being hit by both sides. 19820530 hit by bomb at Kharg while loading. She was also hit by an AS12 19860302 with 1 killed, 1 injured