DELTA FERRY AUTHORITY

  • Engineering District : San Francisco
  • TSO Series Number : TS-5 Transportation Lines on the Atlantic Gulf and Pacific Coasts
  • Principal Commodity List : PASSENGERS / VEHICLES
  • Area of Operation : FALSE RIVER, JERSEY ISLAND, BRADFORD ISLAND AND WEBB TRACT
  • Vessels
    • Specialized Carrier : 1
    • Vessels List : VICTORY II
  • Address
    1330 ARNOLD DRIVE, SUITE 142 MARTINEZ CA 94553
  • Contact
    • Phone : 925-932-0251
1330 ARNOLD DRIVE, SUITE 142 MARTINEZ CA 94553

Managed Vessel

VICTORY II

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

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