The Second Hero Class Mid Shore Patrol vessel for the Coastguard, is set to be launched this Saturday, September 22nd at noon.
The Corporal Kaeble VC will follow the Private Robertson VC which has now been accepted by the Coast Guard, and is currently in Hamilton Ontario.
ACL Is adding Halifax to its new Finland, Russia, North America Service.
Set to begin this month, It will provide container and breakbulk service. It appears that The cargo will travel on ACL’s existing transatlantic service and be transfered in Antwerp to Finnlines vessels for delivery to Helsinki, Kotka, and St. Petersburg.
ALas, it looks like no new ships in Halifax for this service.
The AFl New England arrived in the outer anchorage Last Monday, and sailed for Fairview on Friday at 1130 – looking empty. She departed for Portland at 16:30, with nothing on deck, so presumably the load fits in her holds.
We will see what this week brings
Maiden Voyage to Halifax from Portland Maine. She appears to be unloaded.
The AFL New England is Due to Arrive tomorrow (June 14).
UPDATE (June 14th) Scheduled to pick up her Pilot at 1230, bound for Anchorage in the basin.
(Photo’s to follow)