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Name Official number Flag IMO
OTAIO  187758  GBR  5266726 
Year built Date launched Date completed
1958  09/12/1957  10/04/1958 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo Refrigerated  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank Clydebank  709 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
13314 grt / 6875 nrt / 13725 dwt 526.3 ft  73.4 ft    32 ft 
Engine builder John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank
Engine detail
2 Doxford 2SCSA 6 cylinder opposed piston oil engines, 12400bhp, driving twin screws, 17 knots.
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
New Zealand Shipping Co. Ltd., London  London   
Other names
1976 EASTERN ACADEMY 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1966 Federal Steam Navigation Co. Ltd., London
1973 Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company, London
1976 Laggan Bay Shipping Co. Ltd., Monrovia
1981 Arabian Maritime Transport Co. Ltd., Jeddah 
Vessel history
NZSCo's and P&O's Cadet Training Ship. Continued in this role following her sale. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1982  Broken Up 20/07/1982 
Disposal Detail
Arrived at Gadani Beach for breaking. 
 

 



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