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SHIP NAME: Yapi KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
source DSN
type A
volume
material crude
dead 0
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Tank Yapi which entered the Suez canal with the north bound convoy on Mar 30, sustained sudden engine trouble at km 130 in Canal. Vessel was moored at the Great Bitter Lakes to effect the necessary repair.

Tank Yapi which had engine room fire in the Suez Canal and grounded Mar 30 damaging two propeller blades arrived in Piraeus around midnight Apr 19 under tow of Tsavaliris tug.


source FSI
type A
volume
material crude
dead 0
link

Serious casualty. Breakdown with towage. Suez Canal km 130. Grounding/Stranding.


source CTX
type C
volume
material
dead
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Several sources indicate some sort of engine room problem. One says there was a engine room fire.