Bomb from fixed wing. CTL. 1 killed, 3 missing.
The Cypriot tanker Argosy was off-loading oil
from the world's largest tanker Seawise Giant,
which was severely damaged, suffering 16 casualties among the crew,
and was later towed to Larak where she was found to be a CTL.
The Argosy suffered two casualties and bomb damage
in three places, but was repaired.
Bombs set ablaze the Spanish tanker Barcelona
which also suffered four casualties
and was beached to prevent her sinking.
One of the bombs hit her in an oil tank,
but failed to detonate until three days later
just as four tugs were pulling her off.
The tug Scan Partner was sunk by the blast
and the others were damaged; there were ten dead amnong the crews.