MV Braer

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Name: Braer
Ainer: Braer Corporation
Operator: Canadian Ultramar Ltd
Bigger: Oshima Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Nagasaki, Japan
Launched: 1975
Homeport: Monrovia,  Liberie
Identification: IMO nummer: 7377220
Fate: Ran agrund near Quendale, Shetland, Scotland, in 1993
General chairacteristics
Teep: Ile tanker
Tonnage: 89,730 DWT
Lenth: 241.51 m
Draft: 14.15 m
Installed pouer: Sumitomo-Sulzer 7RND90 (20,300 bhp)
Propulsion: Single shaft; fixed pitch propeller
Speed: 14.5 knots (26.9 km/h; 16.7 mph)
Crew: 34 (on last voyage)

The MV Braer wis an ile tanker that ran agrund in a storm aff Shetland, Scotland, in Januar 1993, an nearly a week later brak up in the maist intense extratropical cyclone on record for the northren Atlantic Ocean, the Braer Storm o Januar 1993.

Coordinates: 59°53′00″N 1°21′00″W / 59.88333°N 1.35000°W / 59.88333; -1.35000