Tehran accused the UK of doing Washington's bidding and helping the US attempt to stifle the Islamic Republic's oil exports, rejecting London's claim that the supertanker
was carrying crude for Syria.
On July 4, the government of Gibraltar said its law enforcement agencies, assisted by Royal Marines, had detained an Iranian supertanker
loaded with two million barrels of crude oil.
The Grace 1 supertanker
in the British territory of Gibraltar, earlier this week
The Royal Marines on Thursday morning (local time) had seized a supertanker
on the suspicion that it was smuggling Iranian crude oil to Syria.
An Iranian commander, reportedly, on Friday had threatened to seize a British ship in retaliation for the capture by Royal Marines of Iranian supertanker
Grace 1 in Gibraltar.
During its deployment in Chile, the Global SuperTanker
set a world record for liquid dropped in a single day by a land-based aerial tanker at 134,400 gallons (508,000 liters), the company said.
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sets record fighting Chile wildfires
From my vantage point on a tug boat in the Gulf of Oman, I watched as "The Kelly" - a supertanker
with a capacity of two million barrels docked at a new loading terminal.
Services, LLC has reported its firefighting B747-400, the Spirit of John Muir, has received its final safety and operational approvals from the FAA, the company said.
The intention is to reduce the queues," said a Singapore-based supertanker
broker, declining to be identified as he was not authorised to speak to the media.
We see children playing cricket in a Newcastle back lane in 1962; youngsters in the 1970s racing on homemade "bogeys"; a lad on his Raleigh Chopper in front of the Swan Hunterbuilt supertanker
Tyne Pride in 1975; and a group of dancers having fun on Whitley Bay beach in 1959.