Haci Ibrahim Ship Wreck
Gemi Adı Ship's Name HACI IBRAHIM
Gemi Tipi Ship Type KURU YÜK GEMİSİ (DRY CARGO SHIPS)
Tescil Limanı Port of Registry ISTANBUL
Çağrı İşareti Call Sign TCAG9
IMO No IMO No 7721902
Sicil No Turkish Reg No 4634
Sicil Türü Registry Type 1
GRT GRT 748
NRT NRT 461
DWT DWT 1421
Klas Classification AB
Tam Boy Length 63,46 m.
Su Çekimi Draft 4,45 m.
Makine Yapımcısı Engine Manifac. S.K.L.
Makine Gücü Engine Power 1000
İnşa Ülke Country Built TURKIYE
İnşa Yeri Place Built GEMI INSAA
İnşa Tarihi Date Built 01.06.1978
Haci Ibrahim was a dry cargo ship which was completed in 1978. She had been accompolishing her duties till 25th of April 2006.
But at 25th of April 2006, after loading 1250 tons of fertilizer as her cargo from Gemlik , she got on her way to Samsun.
At 22:40 o'clock captain dispatched from radio that they will anchor at Ahirkapi for refuelling. At that time, the ship
called "Iran Magani" was malfunctioned and being towed by the romork "Sandy Cape" for repairements. After five minutes from the
radio dispatch, "Haci Ibrahim" crashed to the towing rope(steel) between "Sandy Cape" and the huge 190 meters long "Iran Magani".
"Haci Ibrahim" sunked instantly first by his bow and then her stern at 17 miles south of Ahirkapi sea light, near Armutlu, Bozburun,
The main search and rescue headquarters in Ankara stated that they got the S.O.S. message from the Epirb of the ship and they marked
the ship's coordinates. At 22:55, Coast Security-10 fast boat and Coast Guard Teams got on their ways to the ship. 4 of the 9 crew
have been rescued, leaving 5 dead behind.