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Photographer:Ken Smith [View profile]Title:FLYING KESTRELAdded:Mar 23, 2006
Captured:IMO:7528491Hits:1,817
Photo Category: Tugs
Description:
FLYING KESTREL 243-1976
IMO 7528491
Southampton May 1992
Now sailing as ARION
Vessel Identification
Name:Arion
IMO:7528491
MMSI:244699000
Callsign:PFBZ
Former name(s):
- Flying Kestrel (Until 2001 Apr 12)
- Karl (Until 1985 Nov 15)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Tug
Gross tonnage:243 tons
Summer DWT:189 tons
Length:28 m
Beam:10 m
Draught:4.9 m

Additional Information
Build year:1976
AIS Information
Last known position:
59°49’29.11” N, 22°56’47.02” E
Status:Moored
Speed, course (heading):
0.1kts, 258° (69°)
Destination:
Location:Hanko
Arrival:8th Jul 2018
18:00:01 UTC
Last update:
8 hours 34 minutes ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 July 8th, 18:00:01 UTCHanko
2018 June 11th, 13:00:13 UTCTravemund
2018 June 8th, 15:00:43 UTCWismar
2017 July 25th, 23:30:20 UTCWismar
2017 May 22nd, 03:00:00 UTCTravemunde
2017 May 21st, 04:00:35 UTCRonne
2016 December 29th, 08:00:42 UTCTravemunde
2012 March 4th, 21:15:23 UTCIjmuiden
2012 January 24th, 17:30:39 UTCRotterdam
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Photo Comments (2)

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Ken Smith on Mar 24, 2006 11:24 (12 years ago)
Thanks Immen for the details.
Regards Ken
immen on Mar 23, 2006 19:11 (12 years ago)
Ex:1976 KARL, 1985 FLYING KESTREL, 2000 ARION
Registered: IMO 7528491 (GL 12541) /(DEU)ON 12174 /(GBR)ON 710381 /(NLD)IVR 25.10043
223,7 GRT, 166 NRT,
Loa:28,61m(26,52), B:9,15m, D:3,261m(3,66)
- ice
Machinery: 2 Schottel +nozzle, 2x diesel 4tew 8cyl K.H.Deutz type SBA8M528, 1160bhp (2320bhp total), Speed: 11,5kn,
BP: 34,8t
Re-engined 2002 2x diesel 4tew 6cyl ABC type 6MDZC, 2600bhp-1884kW @930rpm total
Speed: 11,6kn
BP: 40t

KARL
1976 -21/04: Launched by "Mützelfeldtwerft GmbH" at Cuxhaven (DEU) (YN 194) (keel laid 03/10/1975)
1976 -11/06: delivered to "Petersen & Alpers" at Hamburg (DEU) (DEU flag, regd Hamburg, ON 12174, c/s DNGK)
1984: chartered to "Adriaan Kooren" at Rotterdam (NLD)
1985 -05/11: To "Alexandra Towing Co" at Southampton (GBR), renamed FLYING KESTREL (GBR flag, regd Southampton, ON 710381, c/s GFSD)
1993: taken over by "Howard Smith Towage Ltd" at Southampton (GBR)
2000 -22/11: To " Sleepdienst B. Iskes & Zn" at Ijmuiden (NLD), renamed ARION (NLD flag, regd Ijmuiden, IVR 25.10043, c/s PFBZ, 243 GT, 72 NT)
2002: re-engined 2x diesel 4tew 6cyl ABC type 6MDZC, 2600bhp-1884kW @930rpm total
2005: In service

Rgds/Immen
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