AQUA LINK II

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AQUA LINK II
    • Operator : CATALINA CHANNEL EXPRESS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 525
  • Location
    • City : LONG BEACH
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 37
    • Passenger Capacity : 75
  • Size
    • Register length : 64.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 23.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 65 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 23.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 6.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6.4 Feet
    • Height : 2 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2011
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1231817

CATALINA CHANNEL EXPRESS

  • Area of Operation : SAN PEDRO, LONG BEACH, CATALINA ISLAND, AVALON AND TWO HARBORS, LOS ANGELES MAIN CHANNEL TO BERTH 95 LONG BEACH, QUEENSWAY BAY, BOW OF QUEEN MARY, DANA POINT AND DANA WHARF SPORT FISHING; LONG BEACH LANDING 320 GOLDEN SHORE
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

AQUA LINK

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

AQUABUS I

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

AQUABUS II

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

AVALON EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

CAT EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

CATALINA EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

CATALINA JET

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

ISLANDER EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

JET CAT EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

STARSHIP EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

SUPER EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

News

Suez Canal to Allow Two Ever Given Crew Members to Go Home

Suez Canal to Allow Two Ever Given Crew Members to Go Home

Two crew members aboard the cargo vessel that blocked global shipping in the Suez Canal last month will be allowed to return to India owing to urgent personal circumstances, the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) said on Thursday.The Ever Given has been anchored in a lake between two sections of the canal since being dislodged on March 29 and is caught in a legal dispute linked to a $916 compensation

VIDEO: MarTID Survey Looks at Pandemic’s Impact on Seafarer Training

VIDEO: MarTID Survey Looks at Pandemic’s Impact on Seafarer Training

2020 presented a monumental challenge for many industries and workers, particularly seafarers, as COVID-19 effectively left hundreds of thousands of seafarers stranded at sea, unable to disembark and partake in crew changes due to onerous restrictions by the majority of port states.

China Pledges to Build 'Polar Silk Road' Over 2021-2025

China Pledges to Build 'Polar Silk Road' Over 2021-2025

China will construct a “Polar Silk Road” and actively participate in the development of Arctic and Antarctic regions, it said in its new 2021-2025 “five-year plan” published on Friday.The plan said China would “participate in pragmatic cooperation in the North Pole” and “raise its ability to participate in the protection and utilization of the South Pole”.

Beirut Blast Chemicals Possibly Linked to Syrian Businessmen

Beirut Blast Chemicals Possibly Linked to Syrian Businessmen

The company that bought the ammonium nitrate which exploded in Beirut last August had possible links to two Syrian businessmen under U.S. sanctions for ties to President Bashar al-Assad, according to a report by a Lebanese journalist and London company filings.Savaro Ltd, the trading firm which procured the chemicals in 2013

World's Top Ship Insurers Won't Cover Ships Linked to Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

World's Top Ship Insurers Won't Cover Ships Linked to Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

The world's largest group of shipping insurers will not insure vessels involved in the Russian-led Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream gas pipeline projects because of the threat of U.S. sanctions.Associations belonging to the International Group of P&I Clubs, including the Shipowners' Club and the London P&I Club

Somali Pirates Release Last of Hostages Captured in 2015

Somali Pirates Release Last of Hostages Captured in 2015

Somali pirates have released three Iranian hostages held for five years, a maritime security official said on Thursday, as conflicting reports emerged whether another ship had been seized after a three-year hiatus in hijackings.The three Iranians are the last of the crew of the Iranian fishing vessel FV Siraj, which was captured by pirates on March 22, 2015.

Somali Pirates Hijack Panama-flagged Tanker

Somali Pirates Hijack Panama-flagged Tanker

A merchant ship has reportedly been hijacked off the northeast coast of Somalia, marking the first successful hijacking by Somali pirates since 2017.The Panama-flagged ship was en route from the United Arab Emirates to Mogadishu port when it appeared to develop mechanical problems, Reuters reports.

Cyprus Police Question Man Over Links to Beirut Chemicals Cargo

Cyprus Police Question Man Over Links to Beirut Chemicals Cargo

Cyprus has located and questioned a Russian man named in multiple news reports as the owner of the ship that carried a cargo of ammonium nitrate abandoned in Beirut and that exploded in a devastating fireball.A Cyprus police spokesman said an individual, who he did not name, was questioned at his home in Cyprus on Thursday afternoon.

US Coast Guard Commissions Cutter Harold Miller

US Coast Guard Commissions Cutter Harold Miller

The U.S. Coast Guard held a commissioning ceremony for the Coast Guard Cutter Harold Miller, the service's 38th Sentinel-class fast response cutter, at Sector Field Office Galveston, Texas, Wednesday.Rear Adm. John Nadeau, Eighth Coast Guard District commander, presided over the commissioning ceremony, along with Lt. Michael Salerno, Coast Guard Cutter Harold Miller’s commanding officer.

Callan Marine’s New Dredge General MacArthur Enters Service

Callan Marine’s New Dredge General MacArthur Enters Service

Callan Marine's new Jones Act cutterhead suction dredge (CSD) General MacArthur and its accompanying idler barge have entered service in Texas, heading to work on several projects before transiting to Corpus Christi for the second phase of the deepening and widening project.The newest and largest dredger in Callen Marine's fleet

US Postal Service Sending Mail on Ships

US Postal Service Sending Mail on Ships

The U.S. Postal Service is using ships for overseas transport as the number of commercial flights typically used to send mail abroad has plummeted due to the coronavirus pandemic. The agency said on April 23 that a first mail shipment bound for Europe departed JFK International Service Center in New York three days earlier and is being transported on a containership scheduled to arrive at the

Russian Firms to Build World's Most Powerful Nuclear Icebreaker

Russian Firms to Build World's Most Powerful Nuclear Icebreaker

Two Russian companies signed a deal on Thursday to build the world's most powerful nuclear icebreaker to help boost trade on a northern sea route crucial to forging closer links with Asia.Atomflot, a subsidiary of Russian nuclear group Rosatom, and the Zvezda shipyard, owned by a consortium led by oil giant Rosneft, said they would work together to build the Lider (Leader) icebreaker.