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ARITA – 1984 – IMO 8306864

Copyright Roberto Smera – Photographed inbound Santos on 18. June 2012.

IDNo: 8306864 – Year: 1984 – Name: ARITA – Keel: 22.9.83 – Type: Cargo ship – Launch Date: 13.12.83 – Flag: LBR – Date of completion: 31.5.84 – GRT: 10511 – DWT: 17247 – Yard No: 2836 – Length overall: 145.5 – LPP: 137.0 – Country of build: JPN – Beam: 21.0 – Builder: Ishikawajima-Harima – Location of yard: Tokyo – Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn): 1D-14.5

Subsequent History: 84 (Bahamas) – 91 CHENAN – 92 ARITA – 95 CLIPPER ARITA – 00 EXPRESS PHAETHON (Cyprus) – 05 TANZANITE (Panama) – TBUX

ALLIED PIONEER – 1977 – IMO 7613909

Copyright Frits Olinga.

IDNo: 7613909 – Year: 1977 – Name: ALLIED PIONEER – Keel: 21.9.76 – Type: Cargo ship – Launch Date: 8.12.76 – Flag: JPN – Date of completion: 4.3.77 – GRT: 11159 – DWT: 18495 – Yard No: 1201 – Length overall: 150.0 – LPP: 140.0 – Country of build: JPN – Beam: 22.4 – Builder: Hayashikane – Location of yard: Shimonoseki – Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn): 1D-15

Subsequent History: 87 IOANNIS L. – 88 MAROULIO K. – 89 NIKOLAOS L. – 89 DEHKHODA (Iran)

Disposal Data: BU Sachana 13.11.04 – BU for $243 per LDT (7,833 LDT) $1,900,000 total.

AFRICAN EXPRESS – 1979 – IMO 7422843

AFRICAN EXPRESS - IMO 7422843-chow

© Chris Howell Collection by arrangement – September 21, 1979 Auckland, New Zealand – Keith Wood.

African Express - IMO 7422843

© Frits Olinga of Delfzijl – 27-04-1984 River Eems.

IDNo: 7422843 – Year: 1979 – Name: AFRICAN EXPRESS – Keel: 7.8.78 – Type: Cargo ship – Launch Date: 12.12.78 – Flag: NLD – Date of completion: 19.4.79 – GRT: 9121 – DWT: 15210 – Yard No: 912 – Length overall: 144.0 – Ship Design: SD14 – LPP: 137.5 – Country of build: GBR – Beam: 20.5 – Builder: Austin & Pickersgill of Southwick.

Machinery Overview: 1 oil engine driving 1 FP propeller – Total Power: Mcr 5,516kW (7,500hp) – Service Speed: 15.00kts.

Prime Mover Detail: Design: Sulzer, Engine Builder: G. Clark & NEM Ltd. – Sunderland – 1 x 5RND68, 2 Stroke, Single Acting, In-Line (Vertical) – 5 Cy. 680 x 1250, Mcr: 5,516 kW (7,500 hp).

Subsequent History: 84 AN SAI JIANG – 7.98 YU JIA

“Source : Miramar Ship Index, by arrangement”

Disposal Data: Total Loss - foundered 16.08N/91.31E 11.8.03 (see comment below)

ARAGUA – 1978 – IMO 7504691

Copyright Frits Olinga.

IDNo: 7504691 – Year: 1978 – Name: ARAGUA – Keel: 30.12.76 – Type: Cargo ship (ref) – Launch Date: 13.8.77 – Flag: VEN – Date of completion: 5.1.78 – GRT: 10306 – DWT: 14900 – Yard No: 56 – Length overall: 159.0 – LPP: 145.0 – Country of build: FIN – Beam: 22.0 – Builder: Navire – Location of yard: Naantali – Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn): 1D-18

Subsequent History: [cpl Wartsila, Turku] – 94 MICHAEL R. (Panama)

Disposal Data: BU Mumbai 23.11.00 for $183 per LDT (6,430 LDT) $1,170,000 total.

ARKTIS FANTASY – 1994 – IMO 9076349

Copyright Roberto Smera – Photographed outbound Santos on 12.11.2005.

IDNo: 9076349 – Year: 1994 – Name: ARKTIS FANTASY – Keel: 25.3.94 – Type: Cargo ship – Launch Date: 10.6.94 – Flag: DNK – Date of completion: 14.10.94 – GRT: 4980 – DWT: 7120 – Yard No: 210 – Length overall: 101.1 – LPP: 93.6 – Country of build: DNK – Beam: 19.2 – Builder: Aarhus Flydedok – Location of yard: Aarhus – Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn): 1D-16

Subsequent History: 99 CEC FANTASY – 01 (Isle Of Man) – 02 (Bahamas)