GLACIER EXPLORER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : GLACIER EXPLORER
    • Operator : CIRI ALASKA TOURISM, CORP.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
    • Construction : Fiberglass
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3500
  • Location
    • City : SEWARD
    • STATE : AK
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 65
    • Passenger Capacity : 149
  • Size
    • Register length : 86.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22.7 Feet
    • Overall Length : 95 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22.7 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.3 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1996
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1039437

CIRI ALASKA TOURISM, CORP.

  • Area of Operation : SOUTH CENTRAL ALASKA, GULF COAST WATERS CAPE SUCKLING TO GORE POINT
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

NUNATAK

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Fiberglass

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