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Photographer:Dean Porter [View profile]Title:ASTRONAdded:Jun 29, 2007
Photo Category: Containerships built 1971-1980
The coastal freighter ASTRON as shown departing St. John's June 28, 2007 heading to Lewisporte to load for Labrador ports.

Photo Copyright
By Dean Porter
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Londis (Until 1987)
- Merzario Sardinia (Until 1978)
- Londis (Until 1976)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Ro-ro/container Carrier
Gross tonnage:1,746 tons
Summer DWT:1,910 tons
Length:85 m
Beam:14 m
Draught:4.5 m

Additional Information
Home port:St.john´s
Class society:Lloyd´s Shipping Register
Build year:1971
AIS Information
Last known position:
47°48’36.37” N, 52°39’32.82” W
Speed, course (heading):
11.8kts, 360° (355°)
Arrival:21st Dec 2018
08:00:10 UTC
Last update:
5 months 29 days ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 December 21st, 08:00:20 UTCSt.johns
2018 December 21st, 08:00:10 UTCSt.johns
2017 December 23rd, 07:00:56 UTCSt.john's
2017 December 23rd, 07:00:52 UTCSt.john's
2017 December 23rd, 07:00:45 UTCSt.john's
2017 December 23rd, 07:00:44 UTCSt.john's
2017 December 23rd, 07:00:44 UTCSt.john's
2017 December 23rd, 07:00:44 UTCSt.john's
2017 December 23rd, 07:00:43 UTCSt.john's
2017 December 23rd, 07:00:43 UTCSt.john's
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Photo Comments (2)

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Dean Porter on Jun 29, 2007 13:09 (11 years ago)
Thank-you very much for the comment. That's right only a few runs in the summer and then tied on all winter.

Thanks again
Michael Martin on Jun 29, 2007 13:04 (11 years ago)
Another great shot, Dean. This is another vessel that I thought was welded to the dock, having never seen it move for years. Just a few runs in the summer I guess.
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