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Birka Carrier - IMO 9132002

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Photographer:Pekka Laakso [View profile]Title:Birka CarrierAdded:Aug 24, 2007
Photo Category: RO/RO
The well-known beauty departing Kotka on 23/08/2007. IMO: 9132002 Call sign: OJHT Ex: UNITED CARRIER (02) Operator: Finnlines, route: Hanko-Kotka-Bilbao-Antwerp-Helsinki
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Birka Carrier (Until 2013 Jun 25)
- United Carrier (Until 2002 May)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Ro-ro Cargo
Gross tonnage:12,251 tons
Summer DWT:8,853 tons
Length:154 m
Beam:22 m
Draught:5.6 m

Additional Information
Class society:Det Norske Veritas
Build year:1998
AIS Information
Last known position:
59°28’0.36” N, 22°28’38.08” E
Speed, course (heading):
20.1kts, 234° (234°)
Arrival:19th Aug 2018
07:00:52 UTC
Last update:
59 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 December 24th, 05:00:23 UTCLandskrona
2018 August 19th, 07:00:52 UTCHull
2018 August 15th, 13:00:29 UTCHelsinki
2018 August 12th, 07:00:11 UTCHull
2018 August 8th, 12:00:32 UTCHelsinki
2018 August 5th, 08:00:07 UTCHull
2018 August 1st, 12:00:43 UTCHelsinki
2018 July 29th, 05:00:28 UTCHull
2018 July 25th, 12:00:52 UTCHelsinki
2018 July 22nd, 05:00:48 UTCHull
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Photo Comments (2)

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Pekka Laakso on Aug 25, 2007 15:32 (10 years ago)
Many thanks for the compliments, Marie-Anne! I agree itīs always nice to see her around (here every another week, but goes often in the dark though). One of the most beautiful lined ro-ros in the Northern Europe. :-)
Marie-Anne on Aug 25, 2007 07:38 (10 years ago)
Great shot Pekka!
She is a well known one, but always nice to see her.

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