Under a long time charter, how can owners ensure that they will not be penalised for drydocking the ship during the hire period?

There will usually be a Drydocking Clause and a Maintenance Clause allowing the vessel limited periods off-hire for essential maintenance and surveys.

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Can time charterers have the ship repainted in their own colours, and fly their own house flag, etc ?

What provisions could be expected to be included in a time charter party concerning maintenance of the vessel?