VIKING

  • General
    • Vessel Name : VIKING
    • Operator : HYANNIS HARBOR TOURS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 340
  • Location
    • City : ONSET
    • STATE : MA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 32
    • Passenger Capacity : 153
  • Size
    • Register length : 61.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22.7 Feet
    • Overall Length : 65 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 25 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.5 Feet
    • Height : 32 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1954
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 268260

HYANNIS HARBOR TOURS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : HYANNIS, NANTUCKET AND OAK BLUFFS HARBORS; NANTUCKET SOUND - CAPE COD CANAL
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

BRANT POINT

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

GREAT POINT

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

GREY LADY

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

JONATHAN LEWIS

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Wood

LADY MARTHA

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

SEA QUEEN II

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Aluminum

SEA SWAN

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Aluminum

News

Royal Caribbean Cruise Founder Dies

Royal Caribbean Cruise Founder Dies

Army veteran-turned-Royal Caribbean Cruise Line founder Edwin W. Stephan passed away on Friday at 87 years old."We at Royal Caribbean mourn his loss and extend our deepest sympathies to the Stephan family," said a statement from the global cruise company said.In 1969 Stephan founded the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, and his contributions helped create the modern cruise industry we know today.

Boat Sunk in Danube Ready to be Raised

Boat Sunk in Danube Ready to be Raised

Hungarian salvage crews prepared on Monday to raise the wreck of a pleasure boat that capsized on the Danube river in Budapest, killing 26 South Korean tourists and two local crew.The Mermaid sank after a large Swiss-owned cruise liner struck it from behind on May 29 as both vessels passed under a 19th century bridge in the Hungarian capital during heavy rain.

Viking Sky: Low Lube Oil Triggered Shutdown

Viking Sky: Low Lube Oil Triggered Shutdown

The engines of a luxury cruise ship that narrowly escaped disaster during a storm off Norway on Saturday failed because of relatively low levels of lubricating oil in the engines, the Norwegian Maritime Authority said on Wednesday.The Viking Sky, with almost 1,400 passengers and crew aboard

Nearly 500 Airlifted from Stricken Cruise Ship

Rescue services had airlifted 479 people to safety from a luxury cruise liner with engine trouble off the coast of Norway by Sunday morning and began towing the vessel to a nearby port.The Viking Sky, with 1,373 passengers and crew on board, sent out a mayday signal on Saturday as it drifted towards land in the Norwegian Sea.

Inside the World's Top Ferry Lines

Inside the World's Top Ferry Lines

The ferry business, unlike more industrial parts of the shipping business, touches wide swaths of the world’s population across continents. The membership of Interferry, the leading trade group for the industry, with non-Governmental organization (NGO) status at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) includes 200+ members from all parts of the ferry spectrum.

Inland River Cruising: 2019 Will Be Busy

Inland River Cruising: 2019 Will Be Busy

One year ago, we reported on vacation river cruising, presenting an industry mostly on the optimistic side of growth and expansion for 2018. This year’s review is more geographically limited – to the Mississippi River, heartland cruises centered among New Orleans, Memphis, St. Louis and St. Paul – but with links important for a lot of smaller cities in between.

Cruise Ship Reaches Port after Casualty, Rescues

Cruise Ship Reaches Port after Casualty, Rescues

A luxury cruise ship that had set sail with almost 1,400 passengers and crew aboard arrived at a port in Norway on Sunday after narrowly escaping disaster when its engines failed during a storm.The Viking Sky sent out a mayday signal on Saturday as it drifted in rough waters in the Norwegian Sea to within 100 metres of land.

“Liferaft Man” Takes the ISSETA Helm

“Liferaft Man” Takes the ISSETA Helm

The Inflatable Safety & Survival Equipment Technical Association (ISSETA) has elected the Danish self-proclaimed “liferaft man”, Erik Søndergaard, Secretary.Søndergaard has held various leading management positions for both Survitec and VIKING Life-Saving Equipment and comes with extensive knowledge about the maritime industry.

Fincantieri, Viking Sign For 2 Ships

In the context of the agreement announced in March 2018 for the construction of 6 ships, Fincantieri and Viking signed the contracts for the first 2 units, which will be delivered respectively in 2024 and 2025.In partnership with the shipowner, Fincantieri will develop an advanced project based on the successful characteristics of the previous ships

Fincantieri Delivers Viking Jupiter

Fincantieri Delivers Viking Jupiter

Fincantieri's Ancona shipyard has delivered Viking Jupiter, the sixth in a series of 930-passenger ships for Viking Cruises.The delivery ceremony took place this morning when the ship was presented at Fincantieri's shipyard in Ancona, Italy.On February 16, Viking Jupiter will be the first in Viking's fleet to sail the Journey to Antiquities itinerary

ALMACO Onboard Viking Line’s New Cruise Ship

ALMACO Onboard Viking Line’s New Cruise Ship

ALMACO secured the order to build 1121 passenger and crew cabins plus all the galleys, bars, pantries and provision stores, including cold rooms, freezers and walk-ins, for Viking Line’s newbuild at Xiamen Shipbuilding Industry Co., Ltd. (XSI) shipyard in China. For the accommodations portion of the order

Nordic American Offshore Bags PSV Contract

Nordic American Offshore Bags PSV Contract

Bermuda-headquartered Nordic American Offshore (NAO) has been awarded a two-year fixed contract for the Platform Supply Vessel (PSV) built in 2015, 'NAO Viking'.Commencement will be about mid-December 2018. The contract also grants the customer two one-year optional periods after the initial firm period