Ex Athene, Wani Star, Star, Huberna.
Windstar © Aleksi Lindström (Rendsberg, 06/07/2015)
Steel single screw motor vessel built in 1991 by Cassens shipyard, Emden (Yard No 0186) as a General Cargo ship
- Length: 82.50 m (overall) 79.10 m (between perpendiculars)
Depth: 6.65 m
Draught: 4.693 m
Tonnage: 999 – 2237 gross/1074 net/2700 – 3278t deadweight
Engines: Oil 4SA Deutz MWM 8 M 628 8-cylinder diesel
Power: 1100kW/1495 bHP
Speed: 11.5 knots
Capacity: 147.500 cu ft/138 TEU/138 x 20 ft containers
Call Sign: DMYG, LAHL6
MMSI Number: 257943000
- IMO Number: 9034494
- Official Number: 4365
Port of Registry: Leer/Germany, Madeira/Portugal, Valletta/Gibraltar, Bergen/Norway
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1981: Completed as HUBERNA for Andreas Schepers KG m.a.”Huberna”.
December 27th 1981: Renamed STAR. Registered owner & manager; Breise Schiffahrts G.m.b.H & Co Ltd. “ms Athene”
Star © Frits Olinga (River Ems, 11/11/1992)
Star © Simonwp (Kiel, 01/06/1997)
August 9th 2002: Renamed WANI STAR.
Wani Star © Capt Jan Melchers
April 21st 2005: Renamed ATHENE. Registered owner; Sechste Fehn Schiffahrts GMBH
January 1st 2006: Renamed WINDSTAR. Registered owner; Torso Redeeri AB. Registered manager; Sunbay Management AS.
Windstar © Simonwp (New Holland Dock, 22/07/2007)
July 8th 2008: Registered manager; M Hannestad AS
July 2015: Registered owner; Wind Shipping AS.
Windstar © Aleksi Lindström (Rendsberg, 01/08/2015)
December 30th 2020: Called at Dover from Bremen.
🆕 Windstar © Nigel Scutt (Dover Strait Shipping)
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