COMMODORE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : COMMODORE
    • Operator : BALBOA ISLAND FERRY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Wood
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 135
  • Location
    • City : NEWPORT BEACH
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 9
    • Full Load Capacity : 3 Short ton
    • Type of Cargo : Autos vehicles trailers
    • Passenger Capacity : 75
  • Size
    • Register length : 58.3 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 12 Feet
    • Overall Length : 64 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3.5 Feet
    • Height : 13.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1957
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 273728

BALBOA ISLAND FERRY

  • Area of Operation : NEWPORT HARBOR; NEWPORT BEACH, CA; BALBOA BEACH AREA IN HARBOR WITH LANDINGS AT PALM STREET (BALBOA PENINSULA) & AGATE AVENUE (BALBOA ISLAND)
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS AND AUTOMOBILES

ADMIRAL

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

CAPTAIN

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

News

Boa Offshore Wins AHTS Contracts

Boa Offshore Wins AHTS Contracts

Norwegian offshore supply vessel owner Boa Offshore is awarded contracts by The Norwegian Defense Logistic Organization (FLO) to charter two vessels for the state’s emergency response preparedness.The BOA Group offered prime assets, the BOA BISON and the BOA JARL, both excellent vessels with large capabilities, said a press release.

Incat Crowther to Supply Second New York – New Jersey Ferry for Seastreak

Incat Crowther to Supply Second New York – New Jersey Ferry for Seastreak

Marine engineering design specialist Incat Crowther has been awarded the contract for the construction of a new vessel for New York and New Jersey ferry operator Seastreak.The new vessel will operate as a sister ship to the company’s Seastreak Commodore ferry, which was delivered to the company in June 2018

HRH The Princess Royal becomes Patron of BOAM Campaign

HRH The Princess Royal becomes Patron of BOAM Campaign

The charity behind the campaign to build the UK’s national memorial to the Battle of the Atlantic in Liverpool has announced that HRH The Princess Royal, has become its Patron.In a letter to the campaign Her Royal Highness said:“The Battle of the Atlantic, a six-year long campaign, was enormous in its scale, both geographically and logistically.

Damen Signs Pact with Karachi Shipyard

Damen Signs Pact with Karachi Shipyard

Dutch shipbuilding conglomerate Damen Shipyards Group signed a contract with Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works (KS&EW) for a Damen Technical Cooperation (DTC) Material Package.The contract will see KS&EW constructing two Damen ASD Tugs 2009 with Damen’s support, said the company which operates 36 shipbuilding and repair yards.

India Launches 4th Scorpene Class Submarine Vela

India Launches 4th Scorpene Class Submarine Vela

Indian Navy's fourth stealth Scorpene class Submarine Vela was launched yesterday (May 06, 2019)for trials at the Mazagon Dock Limited (MDL) in Mumbai.The launch of the submarine is a major boost for the underwater capability of the Indian Navy, claimed a press release. Vela is the fourth of the six Scorpene submarine that has completed the out fittings at MDL.

BMA Appoints Hutchinson as MD, CEO

BMA Appoints Hutchinson as MD, CEO

The Bahamas Maritime Authority (BMA) announces the appointment of Captain Dwain E. Hutchinson as its Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer. Captain Hutchinson succeeds Commodore Davy F. Rolle, who stepped down as Director last year.Captain Hutchinson is a proud Bahamian from Nassau, New Providence island

Global Shipping Rates Slump

Global Shipping Rates Slump

Freight rates for dry-bulk and container ships, carriers of most of the world's raw materials and finished goods, have plunged over the last six months in the latest sign the global economy is slowing significantly.The Baltic Dry Index, measure of ship transport costs for materials like iron ore and coal, has fallen by 47 percent since mid-2018

US, Malaysia Start Maritime Training Drill

US, Malaysia Start Maritime Training Drill

The U.S. Navy and Coast Guard and the Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) began Maritime Training Activity (MTA) Malaysia 2019 marked by an opening ceremony at Lumut Naval Base, Aug. 14.MTA Malaysia 2019 is a continuation of 25 years of maritime engagements between the U.S. Navy and Royal Malaysian Navy serving to enhance mutual capabilities in ensuring maritime security and stability.