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Photographer:Alf van Beem [View profile]Title:Birka CarrierAdded:Aug 02, 2005
Photo Category: RO/RO
Birka Carrier in Antwerp.

IMO: 9132002
Call sign: OJHT
Ex-Name:Unitet Carrier-02
Year Build: 1998
Builder: Fosen Mekaniske Verksteder A/S, Rissa, Norway
Displacement: 8.853 Dwt
Length 154,5m
Depth: 6,95m
Width: 22,70m
Speed: 20 Ktn
Flag: Finland
Homeport: Mariehamn
Main engine: Wärtsilä 16 V 46 B / 15.600 kW
Aux. engines: 2x Mitsubishi S12R –MDO / 800 kW
Sisterships: Birka Express, Birka Trader, Trans Botnia

Operator: Birka Line
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:5.9 m

Additional Information
Class society:Det Norske Veritas
Build year:1998
AIS Information
Last known position:
60°8’14.22” N, 26°18’7.09” E
Speed, course (heading):
15.1kts, 209° (211°)
Arrival:28th Oct 2016
01:00:22 UTC
Last update:
38 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2016 April 20th, 05:00:15 UTCSt Petersburg
2016 April 19th, 12:00:29 UTCHelsinki
2016 April 16th, 04:00:11 UTCHull
2016 April 11th, 12:30:11 UTCRauma
2016 April 10th, 22:00:22 UTCKotka
2016 April 10th, 12:30:54 UTCHelsinki
2016 April 7th, 07:00:48 UTCAntwerp 1347
2016 April 7th, 07:00:17 UTCAntwerp
2016 April 6th, 02:00:48 UTCTilbury
2016 April 5th, 03:00:12 UTCHull
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Photo Comments (3)

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Pekka Laakso on Jul 27, 2005 03:06 (11 years ago)
And now I think the matter is settled. :-)
Alf van Beem on Jul 21, 2005 14:13 (11 years ago)
Thanks for the compliment and info. Could you tell me what a RO-RO ship is and how can i change de data of the picture?
Pekka Laakso on Jul 19, 2005 14:21 (11 years ago)
Hi Alf,

A nice photo, great colours and a beautiful ship. But it´s a ro-ro ship, not a containervessel. ;)
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