Registered Owner: Absolute Nevada LLC. - USA - Beneficial Owner: Absolute Nevada LLC. - USA
Entered service: 1988 - Refits: 2007/2009/2012/2014 - Gross tonnage: 2.354 - Pass. cap. lower beds: 138 - All berths: 138 - Passenger decks: 5 - Length: 78,30 m.- Beam: 11.30 m. - Main propulsion : 2 General Motors diesel engines - total output 1.332 kW - Service speed: 12 knots - Built: First Coastal Shipbuilding - USA - Yard no. 1 - Classification: ABS - Flag: USA
Former names: Yorktown Clipper (1988-2006) - Spirit of Yorktown (2006-2011) - Yorktown (2011- 2014) - Americana (2014 - until present
July -2014 KfW IPEX-Bank confirmed the arrest and auction
of the 138-passenger Yorktown, which had sailed for New York-based
Travel Dynamics International until the spring 2014 Claiming it is owed
a reported $9.85m by Explorer Maritime Cruises, controlled by Vasos
Papagapitos, co-president of Travel Dynamics, KfW had the vessel seized
in Florida and auctioned July 30 in Jacksonville, where it was acquired
by KfW through credit bid. Travel Dynamics had acquired the 2,354gt
Yorktown from General Electric Capital Corp. in autumn 2011
Ship acquired by new company Absolute Nevada dec. 2014 and renamed Americana. Ship is for sale.
|Passenger space ratio all berths: 17.05|
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