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SHIP NAME: Briolette KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
source LMIU
type D
volume
material
dead 1
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Had fire in engine-room in 16 52.9 N 116 06.8 E Sep 20 1992, resulting in blackout Towed by tug into Subic Bay Sep 28 for electrical repairs Towed out prev Dec 08 for Dalian. One crew member dead Delivered to Chinese breakers end of December.


source FSI
type A
volume 0
material
dead 1
link

Caught fire in engine room in lat 16.52N, long 116.06E on 20/09/92. Fire extinguished, towed to Subic Bay, subsequently arrived China during Dec 1992 for breaking up.

Leakage of lubricating oil from LO filter of the Main Engine turbocharger ignited, when the oil came into contact with a heated exhaust pipe.


source CTX
type A
volume 0
material
dead 1
link

FSI entry is from Liberia. Rare determination of cause. Guessing 'heated exhaust pipe' is the exhaust manifold, but why did they not say so.