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Photo Details
Photographer:Ken Smith [View profile]Title:ORANGE MELODYAdded:Mar 05, 2008
Captured:July 02, 2005IMO:7904889Hits:1,086
Location:Tilbury, United Kingdom
Photo Category: Cruise Ships built 1971-1980
Cruise Ship ORANGE MELODY 9,570-1980 Ex Berlin IMO 7904889 at Tilbury Landing Stage July 2nd 2005
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Fti Berlin (Until 2014 Mar 06)
- Spirit Of Adventure (Until 2012 May 14)
- Orange Melody (Until 2005 Dec 15)
- Berlin (Until 2005 May 20)
- Princess Mahsuri (Until 1984 Nov 23)
- Berlin (Until 1982 Jul)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Passengers Ship
Gross tonnage:9,570 tons
Summer DWT:1,796 tons
Length:140 m
Beam:18 m
Draught:5 m

Additional Information
Home port:Valletta
Class society:Germanischer Lloyd
Build year:1980
AIS Information
Last known position:
20°34’34.6” N, 86°56’24.01” W
Speed, course (heading):
15.2kts, 32° (30°)
Arrival:13th Jan 2018
11:00:01 UTC
Last update:
8 days 10 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 January 13th, 11:00:01 UTCMxczm
2017 December 30th, 11:00:58 UTCMxczm
2017 December 9th, 05:30:50 UTCMotril
2017 December 3rd, 04:00:20 UTCPiraeus
2017 November 27th, 06:00:58 UTCEsalc
2017 November 22nd, 06:30:25 UTCHrsib
2017 November 21st, 06:00:29 UTCItvce
2017 November 9th, 08:30:21 UTCKiel
2017 October 30th, 06:00:02 UTCRijeka
2017 October 29th, 05:00:01 UTCVenice
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Photo Comments (2)

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Ken Smith on Jul 10, 2005 15:06 (12 years ago)
I see what you mean John re. windows, I would have liked a bow shot as well, maybe next time, if there is one. Tilbury sky seems a permanent feature these days !! wasn't a very nice morning.

John Jones on Jul 09, 2005 22:06 (12 years ago)
Not a bad looking ship that Ken. In some ways looks older than her years design-wise, I'm thinking of those overly vertical rectangle windows.
And a lovely dark Tilbury sky adds to the shot!
John J.
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