This past week, they were busy painting the Atlantic Eagle into coast guard colors, getting ready to take up new role on the west coast, along with the Atlantic Raven, as emergency towing vessels. It is a 3 year contract worth 67 million.
Saturday I was able to photograph tje CCGS HARP arriving, the Harp was built in 1986 in Georgetown, she is 24.5 meters long. Coming up behind her was the new PENNANT BAY, launched in 2017, in service 2018, measures 19 meters long and top speed 25 knots.
The small cruise ship STAR PRIDE visited St. John's Aug 31, 2018, the ship departed mid afternoon for L'ance aux Meadows. The ship was built in 1988, and measures 133 meters long. (photos taken by my wife)