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SHIP NAME: Northwest Shearwater KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
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London, Mar 8 -- Following navigation warning issued at 0950, JST, today: Tug towing Liquid Natural Gas Carrier Northwest Shearwater (106283 gt, built 1991) to Sakai-Senboku, where ETA 1400, JST, today, speed four knots, length of tow 370 metres. (Note -- According to Lloyd's MIU AIS Northwest Shearwater, not under command, was in lat 34 23 23N, long 135 06 02E, speed 4.1 knots, course 40 degrees.)

London, Mar 8 -- Following received from Japan Coast Guard timed 0320, UTC: A report was received from Liquid Natural Gas Carrier Northwest Shearwater approximately six hours ago that the vessel had engine problems. The vessel was being towed by two tugs to Senboku but the vessel has repaired the problem and is proceeding under own power to Senboku where ETA1400, JST.


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Not sureof year, guessing 2008