supertanker


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the largest class of oil tankers

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11 days after Gibraltar's Supreme Court ignored Washington request to detain the vessel for a further period and ruled in favor of releasing the supertanker, and Just four days before the United States imposed sanctions on the Iranian tanker, captain Akhilesh Kumar received an unusual email from US Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook.
A Boeing 'SuperTanker' and many other aeroplanes and helicopters have been deployed to extinguish the raging wildfires in the region, one of the largest such aerial operations undertaken anywhere in the world so far.
US Federal prosecutor, Jessie Liu, said that the Grace 1 supertanker, which is carrying more than 2 m barrels of oil, was subject to seizure.
Zarif, in turn, stressed that Iran would continue oil exports under any circumstances and urged the United Kingdom to immediately release the supertanker, the local Mehr news agency reported, citing the foreign minister of Iran.
It comes as the captain, chief officer and two second officers of the Iranian supertanker were conditionally bailed without charge, according to the Royal Gibraltar Police.
Tehran had threatened London after last week's operation in which British commandos seized Iranian supertanker Grace 1, suspected of breaching sanctions as it tried to deliver oil to Syria.
Iran's president Hassan Rouhani had threatened London with unspecified "repercussions" after last week's operation in which British commandos seized Iranian supertanker Grace 1, suspected of breaching sanctions as it tried to deliver oil to Syria.
On Wednesday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was quoted by the official IRNA news agency during a Cabinet meeting as saying last week's seizure of the supertanker off Gibraltar was "mean and wrong".
A British Royal Navy patrol vessel guards the oil supertanker Grace 1, that's on suspicion of carrying Iranian crude oil to Syria, as it sits anchored in waters of the British overseas territory of Gibraltar, historically claimed by Spain, July 4, 2019.
Summary: Tehran [Iran], July 7 (ANI): Iran on Sunday said that the supertanker seized by Britain's Royal Marines earlier this week off Gibraltar was not transporting crude oil to Syria as has been claimed by the UK.
Dubai, Jul 6, 2019, SPA -- The UK-flagged supertanker Pacific Voyager that halted in the Gulf on Saturday is "safe and well," a British official told Reuters, after Iran dismissed reports its Revolutionary Guards had seized the vessel.
Just a month ago, hiring a supertanker for the benchmark Middle East Gulf-to-China route cost about $18,000 a day.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 8, 2017-Global SuperTanker sets record fighting Chile wildfires