General information

IMO:
9783162
MMSI:
405000252
Callsign:
S2AE9
Width:
16.0 m
Length:
83.0 m
Deadweight:
Gross tonnage:
TEU:
Liquid Capacity:
Year of build:
Class:
AIS type:
Cargo Ship
Ship type:
Flag:
Bangladesh
Builder:
Owner:
Operator:
Insurer:

Course/Position

Position:
Navigational status:
Moving
Course:
43.1° / 3.0
Heading:
112.0° / 3.0
Speed:
Max speed:
Status:
anchorage
Area:
SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN
Last seen:
2019-11-03
17 days ago
Source:
T-AIS
From:
Destination:
ETA:
Max Draught:
Last drought:
Last update:
71 days ago
Source:
T-AIS
Calculated ETA:

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Latest ports

Port
Arrival
Departure
Duration
2019-09-05
2019-09-11
5d 12h 7m
2019-08-21
2019-08-30
9d 5h 24m
2019-08-13
2019-08-19
6d 15h 43m
2019-08-06
2019-08-11
4d 12h 53m
2019-07-24
2019-08-02
8d 14h 53m
2019-07-04
2019-07-17
12d 6h 31m
2018-12-06
2019-02-07
62d 19h 15m
Note: All times are in UTC

Latest Waypoints

Waypoints
Time
Direction
Malacca Straits - Penang Island
2019-10-07
Enter
Malacca Straits - North
2019-09-21
Enter
Malacca Straits - Penang Island
2019-09-21
Leave
Malacca Straits - Port Klang
2019-09-21
Leave
Uluberia
2019-09-11
Enter
Uluberia
2019-09-05
Leave
Uluberia
2019-09-05
Enter
Note: All times are in UTC

Latest news

No salvage progress to date

Fri Nov 08 18:54:07 CET 2019 Timsen

The owners of the 'Gulf Argo' have informed that no progress has been made so far, regarding salvage prospects of their vessel and the situation remained unchanged on Nov 8. The ship had sunk in bad weather in the Bay of Bengal near Payra Fairway Buoy following an engine breakdown on Sep 13 and is still lying in its sunken state in pos. 21 27 54.0N 090 05 49.0E near the Payra Port Fairway Buoy Bangladesh.

Cargo ship sank in Bay of Bengal

Tue Oct 01 10:14:07 CEST 2019 Timsen

The 'Gulf Argo' sank in bad weather in the Bay of Bengal near the Payra Fairway Buoy after an engine breakdown on Sep 13, 2019. All 14 crew members were rescued by the Bangladesh Navy. A survey team has visited the vessel's position but have not taken any action regarding salvage prospects. The ship remained in position 21 27 54.0 N, 090 05 49.0 E, near the Payra Port Fairway Buoy. The owners were presently receiving quotations from local salvors which are under review by P&I Clubs for their approval. The ship, carrying 152 containers, had sunk enroute from Chittagong to India with 152 containers on board. The rescued crew consisted of Captain Kazi Abdullah Al Muhit, 35, from Noakhali, Chief Engineer Hasan Reza Khalid, 32, from Chittagong, Chief Officer Kazi Mahmub Alam, 28, from Gopalganj, second Engineer Nur Alam Himel, 26, from Narayanganj, third Master Mojammel Hossain, 24, from Noakhali, Bosun mate Rafuk Ullah, 59, from Feni, Able Seaman M Zubayer Hossain, 24, from Chittagong, Ordinary Seaman Sujan Mukerjee, 20, from Faridpur, Ordinary Seaman M Sahabuddin, 21, from Bhola, Shahdat Hossain, 37, Laxmipur, Zamirul Islam, 30, Chittagong, Shaheed Mia, 23, Rangpur, M Raju, 25, Chittagong and Abdur Rashid, 50, Chittagong. Reports with photos: https://en.prothomalo.com/bangladesh/news/201753/14-sailors-rescued-from-bay https://arxmaritime.com/news/bangladeshi-cargo-vessel-sinks-in-the-bay-of-bengal-152-containers-lost-at-sea/

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