LA SALSA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LA SALSA
    • Operator : PUERTO RICO AND MUNICIPAL ISLANDS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : SAN JUAN
    • STATE : PR
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 28
    • Full Load Capacity : 28 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 49
  • Size
    • Register length : 45 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 16 Feet
    • Overall Length : 45 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 16 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 9 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2008
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1216034

PUERTO RICO AND MUNICIPAL ISLANDS

  • Area of Operation : HATO REY SAN JUAN; FAJARDO-VIEQUES-CULEBRA
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS AND FREIGHT

AMELIA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

CARIBENA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

CAYO BLANCO

  • Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
  • Construction : Aluminum

CAYO LARGO

  • Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
  • Construction : Steel

COVADONGA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

CRISTOBAL COLON

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

CULEBRA II

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

FAJARDO II

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

ISLA BONITA

  • Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
  • Construction : Aluminum

ISLENO

  • Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
  • Construction : Steel

LA DANZA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LA DECIMA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LA NINA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LA PINTA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LA PLENA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LA PRINCESA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

SANTA MARIA

  • Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
  • Construction : Steel

VIEJO SAN JUAN

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

VIEQUES II

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

News

Helicopter Missing in the US Gulf

Helicopter Missing in the US Gulf

The U.S. Coast Guard said it is searching by air and sea for two people aboard an overdue helicopter believed to have crashed in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.The Coast Guard said its watchstanders received a report at 10:37 a.m. on Saturday from the helicopter's owner, Panther Marine, that the aircraft crew did not reach their destination when transiting from one offshore platform to another.

Metal Shark Delivers Two Pilot Boats to New Orleans

Metal Shark Delivers Two Pilot Boats to New Orleans

Shipbuilder Metal Shark has delivered two new pilot boats to New Orleans-based operator Belle Chasse Marine Transportation, LLC (BCMT).Designed in-house by Metal Shark and built at the company’s Jeanerette, La. production facility, Jet 1 and Jet 2 are 45-foot welded aluminum Defiant-class monohull pilothouse vessels featuring an extensively proven hull design.

Aalund Named International Propeller Club's President

Aalund Named International Propeller Club's President

Niels Aalund was elected at the 93rd International Convention and Conference in New Orleans on October 17th.New Orleans, LA: Prominent maritime industry stakeholder Niels Aalund has been elected President of the International Propeller Club. Mr. Aalund will serve a two-year term, commencing from October 17th.

NATO RV Alliance is not just quiet, it’s ice-capable

NATO RV Alliance is not just quiet, it’s ice-capable

An interview with Ian Sage, director for marine operations, NATO Center for Maritime Research and Experimentation, La Spezia, Italy.NATO’s 3,100-ton, 305-foot research vessel NRV Alliance has been a leading platform for underwater acoustics research to the benefit of NATO navies.  The ship operated with a civilian crew under the German flag for many years for the NATO SACLANT Center

Interview: Dr. Catherine Warner, Director, NATO CMRE

Interview: Dr. Catherine Warner, Director, NATO CMRE

At CMRE, it’s not just about the science.  It’s about building trust and confidence in resilient systems. An interview with Dr. Catherine Warner, Director, NATO Center for Maritime Research and Experimentation, La Spezia, ItalyTell us a little about yourself and CMRE.  What does CMRE do, and how do you see your mission evolving?I came here from the Pentagon

NATO employs MUSCLE Memory to Find Mines

NATO employs MUSCLE Memory to Find Mines

Underwater vehicles communicate, make decisions, and work as a teamThe NATO Center for Maritime Research and Experimentation (CMRE) in La Spezia, Italy, is combining smarts and muscle to solve a complex warfighting challenge: finding and destroying mines in the murky waters of the littoral.CMRE has developed experimental unmanned vehicles for experimentation.

Metal Shark Expands Into Peru

Metal Shark Expands Into Peru

USA-based shipbuilder Metal Shark has announced its expansion into the country of Peru, with a new patrol boat order now in production, and a multiyear co-production agreement recently established with the state-operated Peruvian shipyard Servicios Industriales de la Marina (SIMA-PERU SA).

Crowley Orders New ATB for Enhanced AK Service

Crowley Orders New ATB for Enhanced AK Service

Crowley Fuels has signed construction contracts to build a 55,000-barrel, articulated tug-barge (ATB) that is specifically designed to serve the Western Alaska market with delivery of clean fuel products.The 410-foot ATB will have enhanced performance features for the demanding river and sea conditions of Western Alaska

Maritime Simulation & Training: a partnership that pays off

Maritime Simulation & Training: a partnership that pays off

It is truly no accident that Delgado Maritime & Industrial Training Center and Florida Marine Transport collaborate so closely.Zero incidents, zero injuries and eliminating critical barge and equipment failures doesn’t just happen by osmosis. It’s a result of continual safety training that breeds operational awareness and confidence to anticipate a difficult situation on an inland waterway

MarAd Grants Fuel U.S. Shipyard Growth

MarAd Grants Fuel U.S. Shipyard Growth

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) announced $19.6 million in grants to support capital improvements at 28 U.S. small shipyards as a part of its Small Shipyard Grant program. The grants enable small shipyards to modernize equipment and processes to fuel future growth.

Offshore Wind: California's New Gold Rush

Offshore Wind: California's New Gold Rush

California Dreamin': In CA, offshore wind has unlimited potentialWhen it comes to States promoting renewable, non-fossil electricity generation, California surely leads the list, from utility-scale regional grids to individual rooftop solar panels.In fact, a December 2018 update from the California Energy Commission (CEC) estimates the state may already have exceeded an initial renewable

Vigor to Build Pair for LA Port Pilots

Vigor to Build Pair for LA Port Pilots

Shipbuilder Vigor said it has been awarded a contract from the Port of Los Angeles to build two 56’ pilot boats.The new vessels, designed by Camarc, will feature a twin chine heavy weather hull form for excellent seakeeping. The design accommodates multiple heavy fender systems facilitating safer pilot transfers in challenging weather. An articulated rescue davit provides man overboard recovery.