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Photographer:vazee [View profile]Title:BBC SWITZERLANDAdded:Feb 14, 2018
Captured:February 14, 2018IMO:9433315Hits:267
Location:Vlissingen, Netherlands
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 2000-2010 (Over 3000gt)
passing Westkapelle
Vessel Identification
Name:Bbc Switzerland
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:6,967 tons
Summer DWT:7,724 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Leer
Class society:Germanischer Lloyd
Build year:2008
AIS Information
Last known position:
39°4’3.84” S, 146°50’37.88” E
Speed, course (heading):
13.2kts, 251° (250°)
Location:Singapore Aew
Arrival:30th Jan 2019
11:30:05 UTC
Last update:
3 days 10 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 September 5th, 06:00:13 UTCSepetiba
2018 August 19th, 06:00:47 UTCPhiladelphia
2018 August 16th, 10:30:35 UTCCape Henry Plt
2018 June 16th, 02:00:16 UTCVila Do Conde
2018 May 18th, 07:30:45 UTCCardiff
2018 March 11th, 01:00:13 UTCCristobal
2018 March 6th, 13:00:42 UTCManta
2018 February 14th, 08:00:26 UTCAntwerp
2018 February 10th, 10:30:37 UTCMoerdijk
2018 February 1st, 09:00:13 UTCLas Palmas
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Photo Comments (2)

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Frits Olinga on Feb 21, 2018 18:28 (12 months ago)
Leak in turbo charger.
On Feb 20, 2018, at 1.42 p.m. the "BBC Switzerland", which had sailed from Hamburg on Feb 19 at 8 a.m., suffered a leak in the turbo-charger 34 nautical miles north-east of Ramsgate harbour, in pos. 51 38.21N, 02 11.83E. The Dover Coastguard,was notified. At 5.49 p.m. the crew of the "BBC Switzerland" had affected repairs, and the ship was en route to Zeebrugge for an engine overhaul. She berthed at the Container Handling Zeebrugge on Feb 21 at 5.10 p.m.(source: Vesseltracker.)
MattyBoy on Feb 14, 2018 10:43 (1 year ago)
i love these BBC vessels. Looks like she's been busy.
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