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Photographer:Arne Luetkenhorst [View profile]Title:ARCTURUSAdded:Aug 01, 2007
Photo Category: RO/RO
Late 80s
*1967 Büsumer Schiffswerft, Büsum
L: 76,41m B: 13,03m D: 4,211m
GT: 2.019 DWT: 956 185 Lane Meters
One of the first German RoRo-Vessels
Sold in 1990
Still trading as ZAHRA II
Vessel Identification
Name:Zahra Iii
Former name(s):
- Saudi Gizan (Until 2004 May)
- Arcturus (Until 1995 Sep)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Ro-ro Cargo
Gross tonnage:2,019 tons
Summer DWT:956 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1967
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Gerolf Drebes on May 05, 2007 07:32 (13 years ago)
How I hated this ship. In the early 70 ies, when I first started shipwatching (mainly on saturdays (because of school). Every saturday Arcturus went out of the port of Hamburg. And at that time it was a real awful ship design.
Now it is funny memory to see her again here.
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