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SHIP NAME: Puppy P KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
source India Journal of Marine Science, Dec 1996
type A
volume 5000t
material furnace oil
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It was reported that a tanker Puppy-P collided with a cargo vessel on 28 June 1989 in the Arabian Sea 1200 km off Indian coast spilling 5000 t furnace oil. The damaged tanker then entered the coastal waters 33 km off Mumbai on 4 July 1989 further spilled a small quantity of oil.


source Indian Directorate of Fisheries and the Environment
type D
volume 5500t
material diesel oil
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795 miles SW of Bombay


source CTX
type D
volume 7310B
material
dead 0
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ETC has this spill at 40,314 barrels (6400 m3).

The Indians were able to match the tar balls that came ashore with the Puppy P's cargo.