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SHIP NAME: Cosmas A. KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 4
source LMIU
type C
volume Y
material
dead 10
link

Had explosion in cargo tanks, caught fire and broke in two in rough weather in 19 00 N 118 18 E 24 Jan 1994 Both halves were drifting, no fire Oil spillage occurred Twenty-five crew rescued Both sections deliberately sunk 06 Feb. 10 dead


source ETC
type D
volume 168590B
material Indonesian crude
dead 10
link

South China Sea


source ETC
type D
volume 7081000G
material crude
dead
link

Puts location at 18.00N, 117.00E.


source CTX
type C
volume 23000T
material
dead 10
link

SSY says laden crude oil Dumai to Shanghai. 27,000 tonner. Most likely structural failure, then explosion, but could be bad inerting. No real info.