Ώ ASTOR Ώ
Registered Owner: Astor Premicon Hochseekreuzfahrten - Germany - Operator: Transocean (Premicon subsidairy comp.) - Germany
|Febr. 2013 Has been chartered for 3 years' six monthly European Winter seasons' by British CMV. Summer season cruises.out of Freemantle, Australia, but including start-of-season and end-of season positioning cruises UK > South Africa > Australia and visa versa. European summer season cruises for Transocean.|
|jan.2006 Ship purchased by Premicon AG-Germany
from Astor Shipping-Cyprus and remain on charter to Transocean until 2013.
After bankrupcty of Transocean sept.2-2009. Premicon bought Transocean and brought under the Astor by Transocean. The Astor underwent an extensive refit at Lloyd's yard at Bremerhaven in 2009/10.
Former names: Astor II - Fedor Dostoyevskiy Orginally built for the defunct Astor-Cruises.
Entered service: 1987- Refit 1997 - 2009/10 - Gross Tonnage: 20.606 - Passengers cap. lower beds: 590 - All berths: 650 - Length 176,25 m.- Beam 22,60 m. - Passenger Decks: 7 - Built: Howaldtswerke/Deutsche Werft AG - Kiel - Germany - Yard no.:218 - Converted: Lloyd's Werft - Bremerhaven - Propulsion: 2-Wärtsilä/Sulzer 6cyl. 4tact single acting dieselengines type 6ZAL40 of 3300 kW.each and 2- 8 cyl.4tact single acting dieselengines type 8ZAL40 of 4400 kW.each. Total installed power:15.400 kW.- 2 Controllable Pitch propellers - Service speed: 16.5 knots - Max.Speed: 20 knots - Flag: Bahamas - Classification: GL
|Passenger Space Ratio all berths|
|All images below after refit|
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