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Brittany Ferries signs a letter of intent for the construction of a new ship with Flensburger

FerryToday Brittany Ferries launched a project to build a new ro-pax ferry, by signing a LOI with the FSG yard in Flensburg.

The final contract will be signed in the spring of 2017.

This new vessel will be positioned in 2019 on the Caen-Ouistreham-Portsmouth link, together with MONT-SAINT-MICHEL. On this route Brittany Ferries provides three daily return trips.

Brittany Ferries already had a plan for an LNG vessel but this was put on hold in October 2014.

The characteristics of the new ship:

- Length: 185m

- Width: 31m

- Draft: 6.5m

- GT: 42,000

- Maximum number of passengers: 1,680

- Number of passenger cabins: 257 cabins

- Garage capacity: 2,600 lane metres

- Propulsion: LNG

 © Shippax / Mike Louagie

Dec 21 2016


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