Cargo VesselsPast and Present

MV Star Courage – Past and Present

IMO Number: 9765859

MV Star Courage

© Erwin Willemse

Star Courage © Erwin Willemse (Ijmuiden, 26/10/2018)

Steel single screw (650,000cf type) motor vessel built in 2017 by Shikoku Dockyard Co., Ltd (Yard No 1103) as a Refrigerated/Cargo/Vehicles vessel.

Technical Data

  • Length: 188.60 m (overall) 176.90 m (between perpendiculars)
    Breadth: 26.0 m
    Depth: 14.1 m
    Draught: 9.720 m
    Tonnage: 17164 gross/8092 net/16727t deadweight
    Engines: 2 SA 7-cylinder MAN – B &W/Mitsui diesels
    Power: 15300 kW/HP
    Speed: 22.7 knots (trial)
    Capacity: B 18,499.50 REF 18,500 DRY; TEU 598 CAR x 605 
    Call Sign: HPXM
    MMSI Number: 351689000 
  • IMO Number: 9765859
  • Official Number: 49375-PEXT-1 
    Port of Registry: Panama/Panama
    Sister Ships: Baltic Spirit, Cool Spirit, Star Spirit

Current AIS Location

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June 27th 2014: Keel laid.

November 28th 2016: Launched

May 1st 2017: Completed for Kyowa Kisen/Green Spanker S.A. Registered Manager; Nissen Kaiun Co., Ltd.

© Willem Oldenburg © Willem Oldenburg

Star Courage © Willem Oldenburg (Ijmuiden, 27/10/2018)

December 16th 2020: Arrived at Dover


🆕 Star Courage (© Dover Strait Shipping)

All information is believed to be correct and no responsibility is accepted for any errors or omissions. All items included in this article are subject to © copyright. We would like to take this opportunity of thanking: Dover Strait Shipping, Willem Oldenburg and Erwin Willemse for their assistance in producing this feature.

Article © Nigel Thornton and Ray Goodfellow (Dover Ferry Photos Group)


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