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Photographer:Manuel Mohedano Torres [View profile]Title:NRP Sagres A520Added:Mar 15, 2020
Captured:March 02, 2020IMO:8642579Hits:232
Location:Buenos Aires, Argentina
Photo Category: Traditional rig sailing ships from 120'(36.6m) LOA
Portuguese training ship 'Sagres' moored in the port of Buenos Aires on 2, march 2020.

This ship is traveling as a tribute to the circumnavigation of the world carried out 500 years ago by the Portuguese navigator Fernando de Magallanes. A journey in which he lost his life and ended up under the command of Captain Juan Sebastián Elcano.

Name: Sagres
Type: Sailing vessel
IMO number: 8642579
Year of build: 1937
Builder: Blohm & Voss (Hamburg, Germany)
LOA: 89 m
Beam: 12 m
Draught: 5,2 m
Sail plan: 2.000 m2 sail area
Speed: 17 knots
MMSI: 263141000
Call sign: CTEC
Flag: Portugal

- Albert Leo Schlageter (1937, Germany)
- Guanabara (1948, Brazil)
- Sagres (1961, Portugal)

Sister ships: Gorch Fock, USCGC Eagle, Mircea

Vessel Identification
Pennant no.:A250
Former name(s):
- Guanabara (Until 1962)
- Albert Leo Schlageter (Until 1948)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Sailing Vessel
Gross tonnage:1,634 tons
Summer DWT:1,784 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1938
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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stonewall on Mar 28, 2020 10:38 (2 months ago)
Voyage as been canceled due to pandemic, when she was arriving in South Africa, she is now sailing back to Portugal
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