FT. DEARBORN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : FT. DEARBORN
    • Operator : CHICAGO FROM THE LAKE, LTD.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 390
  • Location
    • City : CHICAGO
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 58
    • Passenger Capacity : 173
  • Size
    • Register length : 64.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22 Feet
    • Overall Length : 64.8 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22 Feet
    • Load draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.3 Feet
    • Height : 17.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1985
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 686810

CHICAGO FROM THE LAKE, LTD.

  • Area of Operation : LAKES AND RIVER HARBORS IN VICINITY OF CHICAGO, IL
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

INNISFREE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

MARQUETTE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

TENDER NO.

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Fiberglass

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INSIDE THE DATA BARGE: Silicon Valley Meets Maritime in the Making of NDT's Barge-based Data Center

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World First: Saildrone Captures Video from inside a Cat 4 Hurricane

World First: Saildrone Captures Video from inside a Cat 4 Hurricane

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Workforce Development: Apprenticeship Programs Help Build the Fleet

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Sailing Cargo Ship 'Ceiba' Comes to Life in the 'Jungle Shipyard'

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Baleària's New High-speed Dual-fuel RoPax Eleanor Roosevelt Enters Service

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Chinese Naval Vessels Arrive in Indonesia to Assist with Sunken Submarine Retrieval

Chinese Naval Vessels Arrive in Indonesia to Assist with Sunken Submarine Retrieval

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Time Running Out for Missing Indonesian Submarine as US Joins Search

Time Running Out for Missing Indonesian Submarine as US Joins Search

Rescue teams were battling against time on Friday to find a missing Indonesian Navy submarine lost in the Bali Sea with 53 crew, which would be rapidly running out of oxygen if not already crushed by water pressure.Search helicopters and more ships left Bali and a naval base in Java heading to the area where contact was lost with the 44-year-old KRI Nanggala-402 on Wednesday as it prepared to

Indonesian Leader Orders All-out Effort to Find Submarine as Oxygen Runs Low

Indonesian Leader Orders All-out Effort to Find Submarine as Oxygen Runs Low

Indonesia's president ordered an all-out effort to find a missing submarine in a race against time to save the 53 crew, whose oxygen supply defense chiefs said would last only until Saturday.Indonesia sent a helicopter and five ships to search waters north of the holiday island of Bali but found no signs of the KRI Nanggala-402, which went missing early on Wednesday during a torpedo drill.

Indonesia: Sailors on Missing Submarine Have Enough Oxygen Until Saturday

Indonesia: Sailors on Missing Submarine Have Enough Oxygen Until Saturday

The sailors aboard a missing Indonesian submarine have enough oxygen to last until Saturday, aboard a vessel that had been in good condition, the country's defense chiefs said on Thursday, as the search for the submarine continued.There were no signs of the KRI Nanggala-402, with 53 crew aboard as of Thursday afternoon, where a search and rescue mission was ongoing in calm weather conditions.

Inside the Red-Hot Offshore Wind Energy Market

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Cosmic Rays, the 'Unseen Menace' for Maritime

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