NISSOS MYKONOS

Sepcifications

Year of built:2005

hull number: 701

Shipyard: HELLENIC SHIPYARDS, Skarammanga, Greece

Dimensions : 136.70 x 21.00 x 5.20 m

Gt/TDW: 14717/1925

Engines: 4x Wartsila 12V38 diesel

Effect: 31680 kW

Speed: 27.0 knots

Passager: 1800

lower berths: 146

IMO: 9208679

Sistership: Nissos Chios

History of the ship

 

8/2/1999: Ordered by Strintzis lines, Piraeus, Greece to Hellenic shipyards. The future ship's name will be Nissos Mykonos. the plans of the ship was made in south Korea.

5/1999: Annouced for Pireaus-Chios-Mytilini/Rafina-Andros-Tinos-Mykonos-Ikaria-Samos

2000: Strintzis lines becomes Blue star ferries, the name the ships will be Blue star Chios

2000: Start of the building of the Hull 1701

2001: the building is stopped, and the order cancelled

20/8/2004: Sold to hellas flying dolphins, Pireaus, Greece

6/8/2005: the ships make her first sea trials

the ship is talked for Rafina-Andros-Tinos-Mykonos line since she doesn't have a lot of cabins

9/2005: Delivred to Hellenic seaways, Piraeus, Greece, named Nissos Mykonos. Entring in service on Pireaus-Chios-Mytilini line

11/01/07: Annual refit

26/01/07: Dry-docked in Perama floating dock

9/02/07: Back on Pireaus-Chios-Mytilini

10/2007: Annual refit in Perama.

24/10/2007: Set on Piraeus-Syros-Mykonos-Ikaria-Samos line.

8/01/2007: Set on Piraeus-Chios-Mytilene.

Photos of the ship

Nissos Mykonos going for second sea trials on 26/8/2005, photos copyright Apostolos Kaknis

Nissos Mykonos entring in Pireaus on 11/2/2006, photo copyright Apostolos Kaknis

Nissos Mykonos off Pireaus on 15/04/2006, photos copyright Apostolos Kaknis

Nissos Mykonos in Pireaus on 5/08/06, photo copyright Lucas Latreche

Nissos Mykonos leaving Pireaus, photo copyright Brian Fisher

Nissos Mykonos in Pireaus on 1/1/07, photo copyright Apostolos Kaknis

Nissos Mykonos arriving in Pireaus on 17/02/07, photo copyright Apostolos Kaknis

Nissos Mykonos at sea on 10/03/07, photo copyright Apostolos Kaknis

Nissos Mykonos arriving in Pireaus on 2/08/07, photos copyright Lucas Latreche

Nissos Mykonos on dry-dock on 18/10/07, photo copyright Apostolos Kaknis