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SHIP NAME: San Sebastian KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
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Serious tank explosion in No.5 tank reported and smoke sighted in 27 09 N 34 15 E 02 May 2003 Fire quickly extinguished Small oil spill Vessel is 30 km east of Safaga 08 May Inspectors on board the vessel for investigation LOF signed Resumed voyage 25 May.


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27.09N, 34.15E, flag Panama, no other info 200807


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ship is a product tanker, was en route GOM/spore, one source says vsl suffered a tank explosion which blew 3 crew members overboard (all subsequently recovered alive) The resultant fire was controlled by the crew.

no idea of cause. Need investigation report.

Equasis says crude tanker.