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Photographer:DEREK SANDS [View profile]Title:MSC MALTAAdded:Feb 02, 2008
Photo Category: Containerships built 2001-2010
Felixstowe 6th December 2006. Only change seems to be name so far and painting out of CSAV flag on superstructure.
Call Sign:A8GA8
Gross tonnage: 66280
Built:2005 by China Shipbuilding, Kaohsuing.
Registered owner:UNKNOWN
Ship manager: DOHLE P
ex Choapa-2006
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Msc Malta (Until 2010 Mar)
- Choapa (Until 2006 Nov)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Container Ship
Gross tonnage:66,280 tons
Summer DWT:68,228 tons
Length:276 m
Beam:40 m
Draught:9 m

Additional Information
Home port:Monrovia
Class society:Lloyd's Shipping Register
Build year:2005
AIS Information
Last known position:
1°23’51” N, 103°12’21” E
Speed, course (heading):
19.3kts, 304° (303°)
Arrival:19th Oct 2017
20:00:23 UTC
Last update:
9 days 16 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 October 19th, 20:00:23 UTCSantos
2017 August 28th, 12:00:35 UTCYangshan
2017 August 17th, 04:00:59 UTCSudong Anchorage
2017 July 25th, 18:00:44 UTCQingdao
2017 July 15th, 04:00:34 UTCSingapore
2017 June 17th, 22:00:34 UTCKaohsiung
2017 June 14th, 18:30:25 UTCQingdao
2017 June 11th, 04:30:13 UTCXingang
2017 June 3rd, 13:00:51 UTCSgsin Pwbga
2017 May 13th, 20:00:29 UTCSgsin Pebga
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Photo Comments (6)

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DEREK SANDS on Dec 08, 2006 15:38 (11 years ago)
At the moment MSC Turchia is due 0200hrs tomorrow.
Will hopefully get a berthed shot of her pm tomorrow
frontier on Dec 08, 2006 12:54 (11 years ago)
Sorry you are right, MSC Egypt is not calling Felixstowe.
Another vessel to look out for is the
MSC Turchia ,IMO9294812, gross tonnage 66280 ( ex CHOLGUAN ) She will be in Felixstowe on 09.12 AM I have not seen any pictures on this one. It is a sistervessel of MSC Malta and MSC Egypt
DEREK SANDS on Dec 07, 2006 20:09 (11 years ago)
Thanks very much for your comment and information.
The Port of Felixstowe website does not show MSC Egypt calling, but I will keep an eye out!
frontier on Dec 07, 2006 19:44 (11 years ago)
Nice picture of this new MSC vessel. MSC Malta will arrive in Antwerp on 07.12 pm
For your info, MSC Egypt left the port of Antwerp on 6.12 Her next call is Felixstowe on 07-08.12
DEREK SANDS on Dec 06, 2006 20:25 (11 years ago)
Thanks Marie-Anne
hope you see her soon. I will look out for the MSC Egypt! :pint:
Marie-Anne on Dec 06, 2006 17:51 (11 years ago)
Another great on Derek. I hope she come to Antwerp someday!
In Antwerp today the renamed the Chillan (a sistership from this one) in to MSC Egypt (imo: 9290799)

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