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Photographer:Raisuke Numata [View profile]Title:KAIWO MARUAdded:Feb 11, 2008
Photo Category: Traditional rig sailing ships from 120'(36.6m) LOA
Yokohama Jan.7, 2006
KAIWO MARU just came back from the massive damage on driving ashore by the typhoon on Oct.20, 2004.
She prepares for the training voyage that is to begin on Jan.10.
Four Masted Barque
2,556GT L.o.a. 110.09m B 13.8m D 10.7m
Completed on Sep.15, 1989 at Sumitomo S.B., Uraga
Vessel Identification
Name:Kaiwo Maru
Technical Data
Vessel type:Sailing Vessel
Gross tonnage:2,556 tons
Summer DWT:1,425 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Tokyo
Build year:1989
AIS Information
Last known position:
35°38’53.7” N, 139°46’12.42” E
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 337° (140°)
Location:>jp Tyo H
Arrival:8th Mar 2018
01:00:36 UTC
Last update:
1 second ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 March 8th, 01:00:36 UTC>jp Tyo H
2018 March 5th, 02:50:07 UTC>jp Tyo Off
2018 February 26th, 01:30:39 UTC>jp Osa Off
2018 February 26th, 01:30:25 UTC>jp Osa Off
2018 February 26th, 01:30:24 UTC>jp Yne Off
2018 February 14th, 23:15:43 UTC>jp Hij Off
2018 February 3rd, 07:30:25 UTC>jp Tkd Off
2017 December 9th, 01:00:12 UTC>jp Tyo M
2017 December 1st, 01:00:21 UTC>jp Ukb
2017 November 29th, 00:55:28 UTC>jp Ukb Off
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mtpat10 on May 05, 2007 16:48 (10 years ago)
World Ship Society’s Marine News December 2004 Vol. 58 No.12: “KAIWO MARU 2,238/30 – sail training vessel owned by Hansen Kaio Maru Kinen Zaidan Japan. Grounded 21/10/2004 on a breakwater at Toyama during typhoon “ Tokage” and some 167 people including 102 trainees were evacuated.”
World Ship Society’s Marine News January 2005 Vol. 59 No.1: “It has been reported she will be out of service for some time and the 2006 sailing schedule has been cancelled.”
Includes a dramatic picture of the KAIWO MARU aground in Toyama Harbor by Kilanihon Shimbun courtesy of Hisashi Noma.
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