Arafura II

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Arafura II
ID No. 8917778
Type Containership.
Builder Ishikawajima-Harima, Kure. Yard No 3002.
Delivery date July 1991.
Hull Steel.
Length Overall 240.7 m. LPP 223.0 m.
Width 32.3 m.
Propulsion mode Single screw.
Speed 18 kts.
Deadweight 44,541 tons.
Power Diesel.
Aspiration Turbocharged.
Generator voltage 440 V ac.
Generator Frequency 60 Hz.
Propeller Right hand
Propeller material Bronze.
Launched by March 23rd. 1991.
Scrapped 2008


Refer to "Arafura I" for details of service etc.

1991 - 2005. Operated as a member of AJCL.

2006. Renamed "Maersk Niigata".

2007. Renamed "MSC Eloise".

2008. Broken up.


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