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Photo Details
Photographer:Glenn Towler [View profile]Title:Spirit of Tasmania IIIAdded:Aug 29, 2006
Captured:IMO:9086590Hits:881
Location:Devonport, Australia
Photo Category: Ferries
Description:
Shot taken on 28/08/06  Ex:superfast II

Seen here arriving in her home port of Devonport in Northwestern Tasmanian, Australia for the last time.  The ship has been operating a service between Devonport and Sydney for the past 2 years at a huge loss and the Tasmanian Goverment owned TT Line decided they could not justify this loss making service any longer.

The ship has been sold to Corsica Ferries and will be renamed Mega Express IV.
Vessel Identification
Name:Mega Express Four
IMO:9086590
Flag:Italy
MMSI:247178700
Callsign:ICAI
Former name(s):
- Spirit Of Tasmania Iii (Until 2006 Sep)
- Superfast Ii (Until 2003 Oct)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Ro-ro/passenger Ship
Gross tonnage:25,710 tons
Summer DWT:4,855 tons
Length:174 m
Beam:24 m
Draught:6 m

Additional Information
Home port:Genova
Class society:Registro Italiano Navale
Build year:1995
AIS Information
Last known position:
43°26’48.73” N, 8°4’13.95” E
Status:Underway
Speed, course (heading):
24.1kts, 110° (109°)
Destination:
Location:Bastia
Arrival:26th Mar 2017
17:55:30 UTC
Last update:
5 hours 35 minutes ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 March 26th, 17:55:30 UTCBastia
2017 March 25th, 06:00:14 UTCTolone
2017 March 18th, 06:00:42 UTCBastia
2017 March 13th, 06:00:39 UTCTolone
2017 March 12th, 18:55:16 UTCBastia
2017 March 7th, 06:00:20 UTCTolone
2017 March 4th, 06:30:10 UTCNizza
2017 March 2nd, 18:00:16 UTCSavona
2017 March 1st, 22:00:12 UTCNizza
2017 February 27th, 08:45:49 UTCSavona
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Hamstercage on Sep 30, 2012 08:40 (4 years ago)
SpOT III on her Tassie - Sydney run never enjoyed the commercial success of the shorter overnight crossing to Melbourne by SpOTs I & II. And dare I say it, she didn't have the pleasant lines of the other two...
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