Sanchi tanker

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  • Iran recognizes Chinese vessel as culprit of Sanchi collision 2018-05-05 19:53

    Iran blames Chinese vessel for Sanchi incident

    TEHRAN – Iran has blamed the Chinese vessel CF Crystal for changing its direction which led to a deadly collision with the Sanchi oil tanker carrying 30 Iranian sailors on January 6.

  • Sanchi oil tanker investigations will be through by late May: MP 2018-04-20 19:38

    Sanchi oil tanker investigations will be through by late May: MP

    TEHRAN — Investigations uncovering the real causes of Sanchi oil tanker tragic incident in which the tanker burned and sank off the coast of China on January 6 will be completed by late May, MP Mohammad Reza Rezaei has said.

  • Funeral procession held for 3 tanker crew 2018-02-16 21:31

    Funeral procession held for 3 tanker crew

    TEHRAN – A funeral procession was held in Tehran on Friday for three crew whose bodies were recovered after their tanker went up in flames in China's East Sea last month.

  • Sanchi 2018-02-14 08:54

    Oil spill from Sanchi reaches lowest amount: NITC

    TEHRAN- Oil spill from the sunken Iranian oil tanker Sanchi has reached the lowest amount, Mohsen Bahrami, the spokesman of National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) for the emergency committee on incident, announced.

  • Candlelight vigil held in Tehran on January 16  to honor victims of Sanchi 2018-02-07 19:34

    Ground broken for a school in honor of Sanchi victims

    TEHRAN – Construction of a school started in Tehran on Wednesday in a move to commemorate the victims of Sanchi oil tanker, which sadly sank in January with 32 crews on board.

  • Cause of tanker incident to be announced in 2 months 2018-02-04 09:34

    Cause of tanker incident to be announced in 2 months

    TEHRAN – Mohammad Mehdi Boroumandi, deputy chairman of the Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, said on Saturday that the cause of the oil tanker incident will be announced within two months.

  • DNV GL standards 2018-01-31 18:00

    Sanchi complies with all DNV GL standards

    TEHRAN- Kjell Olaisen, the director for technical support in Norway’s DNV GL (an international accredited registrar and classification society) said Iran’s Sanchi oil tanker, which sank on January 14, has complied with all standards of this society, Shana news agency reported.

  • 02br2 irna baidi80.jpg 2018-01-24 20:19

    IMO asked to investigate Iran tanker crash

    TEHRAN – The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has been asked by Iran to investigate the recent tragic incident in which an oil tanker operated by the National Iranian Tanker Company burned and sank off the coast of China.

  • Rouhani attends sailors’ memorial ceremony 2018-01-22 09:53

    Rouhani attends sailors’ memorial ceremony

    TEHRAN – On Sunday, President Hassan Rouhani attended a memorial ceremony for crew members of an Iranian tanker who lost their lives when the ship burned and sank.

  • Barkindo 2018-01-21 21:34

    OPEC extends condolences over Sanchi tragedy

    TEHRAN - OPEC Secretary General Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo offered his condolences on the sad incident of the sunken Iranian oil tanker 'Sanchi' and demise of its crew members, Shana reported on Saturday.

  • Ceremony in commemoration of Sanchi oil tanker victims  2018-01-21 15:34

    Ceremony in commemoration of Sanchi oil tanker victims 

    A ceremony in commemoration of victims of Sanchi oil taker which sank on January 14 was held in Shahid Motahhari school in Tehran on Sunday morning.  President Hassan Rouhani as well as other high ranking officials along with victims’ families mourn the tragic loss of 32 sailors.  The Sanchi, heading South Korea with 136,000 tons of Iran’s light crude oil, collided with a Chinese freighter off east coast of China on January 6. The oil tanker caught fire due to the collision and after days of burning, eventually sank on January 14.  Following the tragic incident all those aboard, including 30 Iranian sailors and Bangladeshi ones, lost their lives. The bodies of the victims are still missing.

  • Ali Rabiei 2018-01-20 09:39

    Labor minister lauds China efforts in tanker incident

    TEHRAN – Labor Minister Ali Rabiei has praised the Chinese government for its efforts, though unsuccessfully, to save the crew of an Iranian oil tanker which went up in flames after it collided with a Chinese freight ship off east coast of China on January 6.

  • Candlelight vigil to honor victims of Sanchi 2018-01-18 08:42

    Candlelight vigil to honor victims of Sanchi

    TEHRAN – The public and celebrities gathered in front of the building of National Iranian Tanker Company in a sad Tuesday evening here in Tehran to commemorate the victims of Sanchi oil tanker over a candlelight vigil.

  • sanchi 2018-01-16 20:36

    Iran dismisses claim tanker shot by missile 

    TEHRAN – Iran has dismissed as “sheer lie” the claim that the oil tanker operated by the National Iranian Tanker Company has been hit by a rocket.

  • Iranian oil tanker collides with Chinese freighter, 32 missing 2018-01-15 19:56

    Sunken tanker was destined for South, not North Korea: Iran

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has said that the sunken Iranian tanker was destined for South Korea, dismissing claims that the ship’s destination was North Korea.

  • عملیات اطفای حریق نفتکش ایرانی 2018-01-14 15:01

    All sailors aboard Iranian burning oil tanker announced dead 

    All 32 crew members on board an Iranian oil tanker that caught fire on January 6 after colliding with a freighter off China’s east coast are dead.

  • Sanchi 2018-01-13 20:47

    Oil tanker tragedy: 2 bodies found, black box retrieved

    TEHRAN - Chinese relief and rescue teams have located bodies of two of the Iranian oil tanker’s crew on Saturday morning, six days after the ship collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China’s east coast.

  • Mohsen Bahrami 2018-01-09 20:08

    Efforts continue to tame fire on Iranian oil tanker: NITC official

    TEHRAN – In collaboration with National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC), rescue crews are taking all necessary measures to tackle the fire on Sanchi tanker as soon as possible, IRNA reported on Tuesday quoting the NITC spokesman for the emergency committee on incident.