Had explosions on board and broke in two in 17 15 N 69 20 W 08 Feb 1994
Abandoned by crew, but six lost their lives
Both sections initially remained afloat and drifting
Forepart was sunk 13 Feb.
Broke in two after explosion during ballast voyage from Dominican
Republic to Venezuela.
A Bahamian tanker exploded Tuesday
and 7 of its 31 crew members were missing,
a USCG spokemans said today.
The 499 ft Albinoni exploded in the Caribbean about 75 mi S
of Santo Domingo.