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SHIP NAME: Astro Phoenix KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
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Touched bottom while transiting the Suez Canal 29 Feb 2004. Fracture sustained which caused water ingress. Reported 01 Mar afloat alongside a mooring buoy, km 80. Anchored Port Said pilot station for repairs. Sailed 12 Mar.


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29 February 2004 VESSEL: Astro Phoenix TYPE: Crude Oil Tanker GRT: 80,620 BUILT: 2000 VOYAGE: Singapore / Ras Tanura / Fos CARGO: Crude Oil The vessel ran aground while transiting the Suez Canal and sustained a fracture in her ballast tanks. Vessel was refloated and moored to allow cargo to be transferred to correct the list.


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Ship was acturally delivered in 2004. This was her maiden loaded voyage.

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