Monday, April 26, 2021
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MS Viking Grace Completes Rotor Sail Testing

Finnish technology firm Norsepower has completed testing of one of its “Rotor Sails” onboard the Viking Grace. Installed in 2018, the MS Viking Grace was the first passenger vessel to...

April 26, 2021
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Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Maritime News

MS Amorella Arrives in Port After Grounding

The Viking Line ferry MS Amorella arrived at the Port of Langnas today after it was refloated from Jarso in the Aland Islands, Finland. Photos show the Amorella arriving in...

September 23, 2020
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Monday, September 21, 2020
Maritime News

Viking Line Ferry Grounds in Finland

The Viking Line ferry MS Amorella ran aground Sunday in the Baltic Sea island of Åland, Finland with 200 passengers and 80 crew, the shipping company said. All passengers have...

September 21, 2020
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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

LNG-Fueled ‘Viking Grace’ to Get Rotor Sails

Finnish wind propulsion company Norsepower Oy has announced it has signed an agreement with Finnish shipping line Viking Line to install rotor sails onboard the LNG-fueled cruise ferry MS Viking...

January 25, 2017
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Monday, May 18, 2015
Maritime News

River Cruising Leader Viking Cruises Launches New Oceangoing Line

Viking Cruises has officially launched its new ocean-going cruise line with the departure of the new Viking Star cruise ship on its maiden voyage.

May 18, 2015
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Sunday, December 15, 2013
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Grounding Incidents

Viking Line Ferry Runs Aground Off Finland

Viking Line Abp, a Finnish cruise company, said its M/S Amorella passenger ferry lost power and ran aground in the Aaland archipelago southwest of Finland.

December 15, 2013
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Thursday, January 10, 2013

STX Finland Delivers World’s Largest LNG Powered Ferry, VIKING GRACE

Finland’s Viking Line on Thursday said it has taken delivery of the highly anticipated LNG-powered ferry, Viking Grace, from STX Finland’s Turku shipyard. Viking Grace was ordered in December 2010...

January 10, 2013
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Tuesday, February 21, 2012
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Engineering News

Sweden’s AGA Gas to Provide Cryogenic Fuel for Viking Line’s Ultra-Low Emissions Flagship

Northern Europe’s leading industrial gas company, AGA Gas AB, and Viking Line have signed an agreement on delivery of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Viking Line’s new passenger with its...

February 21, 2012
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Wednesday, January 25, 2012
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Engineering News

Viking Line Presents a Highly Innovative and Efficient Ferry, the NB1376

Currently under construction at the STX Finland yard in Turku, the NB 1376 represents a completely new generation of ferries with it’s revolutionary Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) fuel system built by Wärtsilä, interior...

January 25, 2012
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