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NRC Report: Gasoline: Aviation (4.86G Pb/Gal) in Gulf Of Mexico

09:30 Dec 11 2013 Gulf Of Mexico

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Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1068174
Incident Time: 2013-12-11 09:30:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT BLOCK: 474
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: GASOLINE: AVIATION (4.86G PB/GAL)
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: BP
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.520833, -88.288889 (Explicit)
Report Description
CALLER STATED THAT DROPLETS WERE OBSERVED ON SUPPORT BEAMS BENEATH THE PLATFORM HELIO PORT. THE DROPLETS ARE BELIEVED TO CONTAIN AVIATION FUEL FROM A 2 INCH WELDED STAINLESS STEEL LINE ABOVE THE SUPPORT BEAMS. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT UP TO 2 OUNCES OF AVIATION FUEL MAY HAVE BEEN LOST TO SEA BY HIGH WINDS BLOWING THE DROPLETS. AN INVESTIGATION IS UNDERWAY TO INVESTIGATE THE SOURCE OF THE DROPLETS. THERE WAS NO VISIBLE LOST OF FUEL TO SEA AND NO SHEEN OBSERVED. THE REPORT IS BEING MADE OF PRESUMPTION THAT SOME DROPLETS WERE BLOW INTO SEA. THE ESTIMATED VOLUME LOSS IS 2 OUNCES TOTAL.

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