Oil Slick

aqua bat
7th March 2008, 20:27
large quantities of oil from a ship ILLEAGLLY FLUSHING its tanks are threatning channel island beaches
a liberian registered ship has been arrested by the french navy and escorted to the port of brest(Cloud)

R651400
8th March 2008, 06:28
Saw a brief snippet on French TV news last night.
Equador Star registered in Monrovia, Liberia and what appears to be a reefer was being held in Brest last night after leaving a 23 mile oil discharge along the French coast.

aqua bat
8th March 2008, 12:11
the ship ecuador star was photographed by a customs plane with a 20 mile long slick of oil in her wake
the captain has been ordered to hand over 4000 000 euros to bail the ship
the oil is heading for guernsey