ATLANTIC SUN alongside at the Fairview Cove terminal,Halifax,Nova Scotia on September 8th 2017.
Class : American Bureau of Shipping.
Ship Type : Container Ship.
Dim : L x B - 290-0 / 286.8 x 37.6 mtr.
Tonnage : grt / nrt / tdw - 100.430 / 30.295 / 55.649.
Main Engine : Sulzer 8RT-flex68D - 29.920 bh
The MS Atlantic Sun was a 11,355 gr. ton tanker that was built at Sun Shipbuilding & Dock, Chester, PA. completed in 1941. She was owned and operated by the Sun Oil Co. of Philadelphia, PA.
The Atlantic Sun was involved in two different torpedo attacks at two separated times by two German U-boa