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SHIP NAME: Burak M. KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
source LMIU
type C
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material
dead
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Flooded in engine-room in 06 27 N 15 25 W 28 Sep 1994 Sank later same day All crew rescued.


source SSY
type A
volume
material
dead
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Sank off Sierra leone on ballast voyage from Turkey to West Africa.


source CTX
type C
volume
material
dead
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Something smells. Tankers in ballast, certainly not 132,000 tonners, do not sink as a result of engine room flooding. Either something else happened, or this is a fraud.