The 227,492 dwt Cyprus steam tanker Angel
was the subject of three Iraqi Exocet attacks
within a 6 week period in Oct/Nov 1986.
The second attack took place
while the Angel was fully loaded from Kharg to Larak
on November 9, 1986.
The Exocet struck her when south of Kharg Island
in lat 28.12N, long 51.03E,
but it lodged in her side without exploding.
The Angel was then attacked again later the same day,
sustaining rudder and engine damage when this missile exploded.
Towed to Iraq, cargo discharged, CTL. Scrapped.