AVALON EXPRESS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AVALON EXPRESS
    • Operator : CATALINA CHANNEL EXPRESS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Fiberglass
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3400
  • Location
    • City : LONG BEACH
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 58
    • Passenger Capacity : 149
  • Size
    • Register length : 85.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22.8 Feet
    • Overall Length : 95 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22.8 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 25 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1990
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 965020

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

AQUA LINK II

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

AQUABUS I

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

AQUABUS II

  • 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

China Inquires About Chinese Crew Aboard Tankers Seized By Indonesia

China Inquires About Chinese Crew Aboard Tankers Seized By Indonesia

China said on Wednesday it was seeking details about 25 of its nationals who were among 61 crew on two supertankers seized by Indonesia on suspicion of illegally transferring oil.Indonesia said on Sunday it had seized the vessels after they were detected making the transfer from Iranian-flagged MT Horse to Panamanian-flagged MT Freya, causing an oil spill.

ONE to Charter World's Largest Containerships

ONE to Charter World's Largest Containerships

Singapore-headquartered container carrier Ocean Network Express Pte. Ltd. (ONE) said it has signed a letter of intent (LoI) with Japan's Shoei Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. for the 15-year charter of six new ultra large containerships (ULCS). The vessels, with capacity greater than 24,000 TEU each, are said to be the world's largest.

Tanker Held Off Australia for COVID-19 Testing

Tanker Held Off Australia for COVID-19 Testing

An oil tanker is being held off the coast of Australia pending the results of crew COVID-19 tests.The Hong Kong-flagged Haruna Express was denied permission to enter Sydney's Port Botany and ordered to remain offshore following reports stating a number of crew members on board had been displaying coronavirus symptoms.

Asian Piracy Is on the Rise

Asian Piracy Is on the Rise

Piracy and armed robbery against ships is on the rise in Asia, ReCAAP ISC reveals in its latest monthly report. In October, nine incidents of armed robbery against ships and no piracy incidents were reported in Asia. With these, the total number of incidents from January to October was 84, a 35% increase from 62 over the same period in 2019, and the most reported since 2016.

Austal's Vietnam Yard Delivers Its First Newbuild

Austal's Vietnam Yard Delivers Its First Newbuild

Shipbuilding group Austal announced Friday that its Vietnam yard opened in 2018 has delivered its first vessel fully constructed at the Vung Tau shipyard.The 94-meter high-speed catamaran A.P.T James was officially handed over from Austal Vietnam to the National Infrastructure Development Company (NIDCo)

Tanker Approaches Listing FSO Nabarima to Load Crude

Tanker Approaches Listing FSO Nabarima to Load Crude

An oil tanker operated by Venezuelan state oil company Petroleos de Venezuela on Tuesday approached a floating oil facility where it is expected to receive crude via transfer at sea amid environmental concerns, Refinitiv Eikon data showed.Environmental groups have in the past two weeks expressed concern about a potential spill of the 1.

Frontline CEO Macleod Steps Down

Frontline CEO Macleod Steps Down

Oil tanker company Frontline said Wednesday its CEO Robert Hvide Macleod had decided step down from his position. The oil and gas shipping firm said its board had appointed Lars H. Barstad, Frontline's commercial director, to take the role as interim chief executive officer of Frontline Management AS.

Video: USCG Aids Cargo Ship Taking on Water off Puerto Rico

Video: USCG Aids Cargo Ship Taking on Water off Puerto Rico

U.S. Coast Guard air and surface rescue crews at Sector San Juan responded and assisted the distressed M/V Island Express Wednesday afternoon, after the ship started taking on water when it departed the Port of San Juan for storm avoidance in anticipation of Tropical Cyclone 9.The M/V Island Express, a Cyprus flagged 412-foot ro-ro cargo ship

Austal Delivers Fast Ferry Bajamar Express to Fred. Olsen Express

Austal Delivers Fast Ferry Bajamar Express to Fred. Olsen Express

Shipbuilder Austal Australia has delivered a new 118-meter fast ferry to Fred. Olsen Express.The high-speed trimaran ferry Bajamar Express is the first of two identical vessels ordered by Fred. Olsen Express in a €126 million ($142.8 million) contract in October 2017. The second vessel, Bañaderos Express, is under construction at Austal Philippines shipyard in Balamban, Cebu

Greek Ship Managers Halt Venezuela Trade as US Sanctions Bite

Greek Ship Managers Halt Venezuela Trade as US Sanctions Bite

Three Greece-based shipping firms said they have halted trade with Venezuela after the United States imposed sanctions on vessels under their management, as Washington ramps up commercial heat on Caracas.The U.S. government is seeking to choke Venezuelan oil exports to starve the government of socialist President Nicolas Maduro of its main source of revenue.

Austal Vietnam Launched Its First Vessel

Austal Vietnam Launched Its First Vessel

Australia-based shipbuilding group Austal Limited said its Vũng Tàu, Vietnam shipyard launched its first vessel, a 94 -high-speed catamaran for the National Infrastructure Development Company (NIDCo) of Trinidad and Tobago.The vehicle-passenger ferry, to be named APT James, is the first vessel to be constructed by Austal Vietnam since the shipyard was officially opened in November 2018.

Coast Guard Pursues Enforcement Action against Bouchard

Coast Guard Pursues Enforcement Action against Bouchard

The U.S. Coast Guard said it is pursuing enforcement action against Bouchard Transportation Company after the shipping company failed to comply with a captain of the port order for one of its two vessels anchored in the Marine Safety Unit Port Arthur, Texas, area of responsibility.According to the Coast Guard, tugs Kim M. Bouchard and Danielle M.