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Viking Line Amorella aground(Read 1327 times)
Viking Line Amorella aground on: September 20, 2020, 12:57:10 pm
Viking Lines Amorella has gone aground on a trip from Turku in Finland to Stockholm. All passengers and crew are safe.



https://youtu.be/aWSmCdzSedA
« Last Edit: September 20, 2020, 01:02:39 pm by ccs »



Re: Viking Line Amorella aground Reply #1 on: September 20, 2020, 09:09:56 pm
Passengers and crew safely evacuated. Update from Viking Line





Re: Viking Line Amorella aground Reply #2 on: September 22, 2020, 05:50:49 pm
From Viking Line website

21.09.2020

Update at 10.30 Finnish time: Divers have examined the ship during Sunday evening. The extent of the damage is currently being investigated. Some damage has been found at the bottom but is being investigated further. The goal is to transport Amorella to the shipyard. Before that, it is evaluated whether the vessel can be towed to the yard. The work schedule has not yet been confirmed, the investigation is expected to take a few days. Viking Line will decide with the relevant authorities what measures will be taken.

22.09.2020

Update at 10.30 Finnish time: Today the preparatory work is taking place with the aim of being able to move the ship from Jarso to the port of Langnas (Aland) on 23.09.2020. Amorella will then be repaired at the repair yard in Naantali (Finland). The exact timetable has not yet been determined. Viking Line will decide with the relevant authorities what measures will be taken.

We will provide additional information as soon as possible!
« Last Edit: September 22, 2020, 05:52:46 pm by ccs »



Re: Viking Line Amorella aground Reply #3 on: September 23, 2020, 09:34:47 pm
Amorella moved to Langnas in the Aland Islands. Video of her being moved here https://youtu.be/J0HG0svI4M0