|Port of registry:||Bahamas|
|Builder:||Tsuneishi Corp. - Tadotsu|
|Identification:||IMO number: 9384992|
|Class and type:||crude oil tanker|
MV Guanabara is an oil tanker which was attacked by 4 pirates on 5 March 2011.
The tanker was attacked by 4 armed Somali pirates at 3 PM on 5 March, 2011. The crew of 24 hid in a safe room, and summoned help from the USS Bulkeley and the Turkish TCG Giresun. The pirates were captured without a fight. Three of the pirates were indicted in Japan, the fourth was turned over to juvenile authorities, as it was determined that he was a minor.
- "3 pirates indicted over attack on Japan-run tanker in Indian Ocean". Japan Today. 1 April 2011. Retrieved 3 April 2011.[permanent dead link]