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SHIP NAME: Hawaiian King KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
source LMIU
type C
volume 5T
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Discharged abt 5 tons of oil into Saldanha Bay harbour while deballasting following her arrival 08 Sep 1995 Anti-pollution measures immediately instituted Sailed 12 Sep.


source LOCAL
type C
volume 5T
material
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Local news source quotes port captain as saying "A pipe on board the Hawaiian King burst inside the ship and the oil leaked into her balllast which was then pumped into the sea." This source also puts the spill at about 5 tons oil.


source CTX
type D
volume 5T
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This was the ship that rescued most of the people from the Achille Lauro.