Ferries

Legislature sends Alaska ferry reform bill to governor

State lawmakers sent a bill to Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s office on Wednesday that boosters say ensure better long-term planning of the state-run ferry system. The 280-foot Hubbard is an Alaska-class ferry docked in Ketchikan on January 29, 2021. It was built for $ 60 million by Vigor Alaska and completed …

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Salem Ferry returns May 21 with Halloween end date | Local News

SALEM – The ferry service between Boston and Salem returns on Friday. Boston Harbor Cruises has started taking reservations for the Salem Ferry, which typically runs between Boston and Salem during warmer months. The service saw massive disruptions under the COVID-19 pandemic last year, including less than 10% ridership, a …

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Fanfare and fireworks start the SS Badger car ferry season

MANITOWOC, Wisconsin (WBAY) – The Badger SS Lake Michigan Carferry is back in the water after a hectic 2020. The ferry left Manitowoc at 3 p.m. for Ludington, Michigan, on its maiden voyage of the season Thursday. The Manitowoc area community welcomed the ferry at S. Lakeview Dr. “It’s exciting …

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Third class ferry on the way to British Columbia

BC Ferries’ third new island class ferry departed Romania on Wednesday for a two-month trip to Point Hope Maritime in Vic West. Once here, the diesel-electric hybrid ferry will be ready to go into service on the Campbell River-Quadra Island route next year. It will share the route with the …

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Ferry (2021) Review – But why Tho? A Geek community

Reading time: 3 minutes Ferry is a crime drama Netflix Original with Frank lammers. Ferry (Lammers) is an executor for a mafia boss in Amsterdam named Brink. When one of Brink’s businesses is robbed, with his son shot in the process, Ferry must track down and kill the perpetrators. But …

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Proposal to identify long-term ferry solutions passes Senate, 20-0; Return to the House for final approval before being sent to the Governor

Proposal to identify long-term ferry solutions passes Senate, 20-0; Return to the House for final approval before being sent to the Governor May 19, 2021Wednesday PM (SitNews) Juneau, Alaska – A bill establishing a nine-member Alaska Sea Route Operations Council was passed by the Alaska State Senate yesterday, 20-0. House …

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Samish out of service; a handful of canceled May 20 cruises

Submitted by Washington State Ferries. At 10:20 a.m. on Thursday, May 20, Vessel No. 3 Samish remained out of service due to mechanical problems. Technicians are currently on site for repairs. Updates will be provided as more information becomes available. Booking rules have been relaxed for customers who no longer …

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Gozo-Malta high-speed ferry service to start June 1

Gozo-Malta fast ferry service starts June 1 Virtu Ferries fares will cost EUR 12 per person; Gozo Fast Ferry Ltd’s new catamarans have arrived The new Gozo-Malta fast ferry service is set to start on June 1 after the two operators who will be making the crossings announced their vessels …

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