|Photographer:||Marek Gono [View profile]||Title:||Stadt Wien||Added:||Apr 10, 2006|
||Inland Passenger Vessels/ Ferries|
|Motor sidewheeler Stadt Wien (AT/Vienna) in Bratislava/SK on Jun 10, 2006.
L: 77.7m, B: 16.2m (extreme) / 8.4m (hull), H: 2.7m, D: 1.4m, 600t displ., 550pax on 4 decks.
2x 460hp Sulzer DDA22 diesel engines power 2x 298kW (240V/550A) generators which feed 2x 244kW (485V/550A) electric motors and these finally turn the paddle wheels.
1939 - built at Schiffswerft Korneuburg/AT for DDSG, sistership Stadt Passau.
Both sisters served regular service Vienna - Passau until 1995/6.
1999 - bought by an enterpreneur from Tulln/AT and is normally moored there serving as restaurant. On summer weekends sails between Tulln and Melk, ocassionally and rarely serves short charters.