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SHIP NAME: Great Polaris KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
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South-Korean flag bulk carrier Great Polaris with engine and steering gear problems is reportedly blocking the Suez Canal. The 1983-built ship, carrying 74,000 tonnes of coal, became stuck near the southern entrance of the waterway. Earlier today it was reported that some 40 ships were being held up. The Lloyd's Register-classed vessel is entered with the UK P+I Club. Three tugs are on their way to assist the disabled vessel.


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The Korean flagged bulk carrier GREAT POLARIS has been re-floated after breaking down while transiting the Suez Canal late last week. A spokesman for owners reported that the ship had not suffered any damage. The 139,650-dwt. ship, which was carrying 74,000 tons of coal to Europe, was stranded at the southern entrance of the waterway where it blocked the passage of at least 40 ships.


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