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SHIP NAME: Harmony I KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 4
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Struck by missiles, caught fire and abandoned off Bushire May 08 1986 during Iran-Iraq hostilities Hit and set ablaze while in tow to Sirri Island May 10 and sank in 26 52 N 52 01 E May 13.


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The Maltese Harmony I was towed southward after being struck 20 mi from the port and sank southeast of Kangan after being struck by a second Exocet, the most sourtherly attack in this period.

Navios says first attack was on May 8, second was on May 10.


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The Maltese motor tanker Harmony I was en route Kharg Island to Sirri Island, loaded with a cargo of gasoil and kerosene, when she was attacked by an Iraqi warplane off Bushire on May 8, 1986. The exploding Exocet missile caused an immediate fire but none of the crew wer injured. After being abandoned by her crew, she was taken in tow for Sirri two days later but, still blazing furiously, she sank west of Lavan Island in lat 26.52N, long 51.01E on May 13.


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Ship must have been a product carrier. But Hooke says she was 45,376 grt, built 1967. It is possible she was not inerted.

If she was fully loaded, we are talking about a 60,000 ton spill that nobody has ever heard about.