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Photo Details
Photographer:Eduard [View profile]Title:ALMOGAdded:Dec 20, 2006
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1980-1989 (Over 3000gt)
Call Sign: HQWK6
Gross tonnage: 5632
Year of build: 1984
Flag: Honduras

Seen in Kishon Bay,Haifa,Israel on 24/05/2006
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Polar Bird (Until 2003)
- Icebird (Until 1994 Dec)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:5,632 tons
Summer DWT:6,433 tons

Additional Information
Home port:San Lorenzo
Class society:Lloyd´s Shipping Register
Build year:1984
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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bs1mrc on Nov 01, 2015 20:47 (3 years ago)
the extra accomodation served for 104 passengers, 4 voyages a year to the arctic, to supply the Australian and Russian research stations.MaK engine 8M551, 3972 Kw at 14.2 knots
(Mak magazine 56 , 1985)
David Ford on Dec 21, 2006 01:35 (12 years ago)

Does anyone know if the extra accommodation, fitted while this ship was the 'Polar Bird' and used as an Antarctic supply ship, is still used?
If not, it would seem to be a lot of extra GRT, coupled with some loss of DWT, to be hauling around!

David Ford
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