|Dec. 2013 Sold at public auction for $3.6 million. After many years laid up under arrest. Going for scrap soon to Aliaga - Turkey|
OWNER: SEAFIGHTER NAFTIKI ETERIA - GREECE
Original entered service: 1973 - Sold to Epirotiki Lines in 1992 and Converted to cruiseship renamed as Apollon - Gross tonnage: 7.735 - Pass. lower beds: 112 - All berths: 500 - Length: 124,93 m. Beam: 17,41 m. - Propulsion: 18-cyl, Nippon Kokan Pielstick diesel engine - Power: 15.800 kW. - Service speed: 14 knots - Built at : Usuki Shipyards - Japan - Yard. no. 1165 - Flag:Greece - Classification: LR.
Former names: Whakashio Maru -1973-1979 - Sun Flower7-1979-1992 - Apollon1992-1995 - Minoan Prince 1995-2002 - 2002- until present
Sailing only permitted in: Eastern Mediterranean service in reasonable weather acc. to Lloyd's Register. Used as day cruises to Santorini. Since may 2012 laid-up.
Final end scrap yard - Turkey april 2014
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