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.