Monday, June 24, 2019

Heading North

Sunday saw the departure of the CCGS Capt Molly Kool depart St. John's heading to the Arctic for the first time. Saturday the CCGS Terry Fox departed heading to the Arctic. Other icebreakers will be leaving but not until later.




Saturday, June 22, 2019

Flanders goes on trials, and the Edward Cornwallis arrives

The provincial ferry Flanders departed jun 21, 2019 for trials just off St. John's. The vessel is having some trouble.

The CCGS Edward Cornwallis arrivied St. John's Jun 21, 2019 , from on patrol. The Cornwallis is based in Dartmouth.


Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Returning from Trials

The CCGS Captain Molly Kool, as shown arriving in St. John's June 17, 2019 returning from trials off St. John's. Was waiting for the Sir William Alexander to leave.




Astron on the move

The coastal freighter Astron arrived in Lewisporte Jun 16, 2019 from St. John's. The Astron is carrying a load of Equipment to Goose Bay that is needed for the upcoming shipping season. The Astron is a true workhorse, built in 1971, she has worked the Labrador Coast for years. Whats next for the Astron I wonder.


Saturday, June 8, 2019

LET THE SURVEY WORK BEGIN

THE SURVEY SHIP THE HI YANG SHI YOU 760 DEPARTING ST., JOHN'S ALONG WITH THE POLAR PRINCE, AND HEADING TO A SURVEY AREA OFF THE TERRA NOVA FIELD.
THE POLAR PRINE IS THE FORMER SIR HUMPHREY GILBERT, BUILT IN 1958 AND BY THE LOOKS OF HER SHE HAS HEALD UP QUITE WELL.