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12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From $2.75 per issue Ships Monthly is read by seafarers and enthusiasts all over the world. The magazine contains a unique mix of shipping and maritime news, broken down by ship type, with sections focusing on ferries, cruise ships, warships, preserved vessels, tugs, tankers and cargo ships. .. read more The features, written by experts in their field, cover ships old and new, historic shipping companies and their vessels, modern cruise liners and passenger ferries, warships and naval vessels, profiles of docks and harbours in the UK and around the world, and personal accounts of voyages on ships round the world. In addition to the latest happenings in the shipping industry, the Ship of the Month feature goes behind the scenes on a significant ship to give readers an all-round insight into the world of ships and shipping. The original naval features, of which there are at least one every issue, are written by leading experts.  read less
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Ships Monthly  |  Jun-23  


The June 2023 issue of Ships Monthly is out now, and is packed with all the usual news and outstanding articles and features.

NEWS
Waterfront – Le Commandant Charcot visits Solent, Holland America’s 150 years, DFDS converts to battery power, and Stolt adds tankers..
Ferry – Irish Ferries bring back Oscar Wilde, former European Seaway moves again, and new catamaran for the Thames
Ferry Extra – Solent ferry services in the spotlight, with the focus on Red Funnel, Wightlink and Hovertravel. .. read more
Cruise – Cruise ships taking on shore power, funnel fitted to Cunard’s new Queen Anne, and P&O Cruises’ new ship Arvia named.
Naval – Progress for joint frigate project, Turkish Navy gets a new flagship, and the future USS Cleveland is launched sideways.
Cargo – VLCC design with a membrane LNG tank, CMA CGM boosts fleet with a big order, and Ellerman opens up a new service.
News Feature – Remembering American Export-Isbrandtsen Lines, which was founded 79 years ago.

FEATURES
Cruise focus: Wonder of the Seas – Royal Caribbean International’s new flagship, Wonder of the Seas, will operate from Port Canaveral, on the east coast of central Florida, for year-round cruises to the Caribbean; we look at what she has to offer.
“I name this ship” – The cruise ships, liners, warships and other vessels named by the late Queen Elizabeth II during her reign.
Baja-bound – On board two of the ferries working the long crossings of the Sea of Cortez, which are operated by Baja Ferries.
Across the Minch – A look back at 50 years of ferry services from Ullapool across the North Minch to Stornoway, a key part of Cal Mac’s Scottish west coast network.
Battle of North Cape – Revisiting the last action fought between capital ships in European Waters, the Battle of North Cape, which took place in December 1943.
Captain Danny Lynch – Tribute to Captain Danny Lyncha respected tug master from Newport  read less
Ships Monthly is read by seafarers and enthusiasts all over the world. The magazine contains a unique mix of shipping and maritime news, broken down by ship type, with sections focusing on ferries, cruise ships, warships, preserved vessels, tugs, tankers and cargo ships. The features, written by experts in their field, cover ships old and new, historic shipping companies and their vessels, modern cruise liners and passenger ferries, warships and naval vessels, profiles of docks and harbours in the UK and around the world, and personal accounts of voyages on ships round the world. In addition to the latest happenings in the shipping industry, the Ship of the Month feature goes behind the scenes on a significant ship to give readers an all-round insight into the world of ships and shipping. The original naval features, of which there are at least one every issue, are written by leading experts.
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Best in class

Great magazine with lots of articles about shipping Reviewed Tuesday, April 19, 2022
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Ships Monthly

Enjoy the magazine. Reviewed Friday, January 22, 2021
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Ships Monthly

The best shipping magazine out there. Reviewed Saturday, November 7, 2020

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great Reviewed Thursday, July 9, 2020
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Ships Monthly

Would like to see more articles re engineering/engine rooms.
Reviewed Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in Ships Monthly Jun-23.

WELCOME The Royal Yacht Britannia was in service from 1954 until 1997. She was launched by Queen Elizabeth II on 16 April 1953, and commissioned on 11 January 1954. The coronatio...
NEWS IN BRIEF CRUISES CUT A much-reduced schedule of Manchester Ship Canal cruises has been confirmed by Mersey Ferries, and those taking place on 22 and 23 June, 7 and 24 July, 21 August and 4,5,20 and 21 Se...
Pentalina runs aground in the Hope The 2009-built ro-pax catamaran Pentalina berthed at St Margaret’s Hope. PENTLAND FIRTH During the evening of 29 April Pentland Ferries’ catamaran ferry Pentalina went ag...
PORTLAND PORT PORTLAND PORT began using the new deepwater berth with the visit of Regal Princess (330m long, draught 8.57m). The berth can accommodate vessels of up to 350m and a draught of up to 1...
SCENIC CRUISES Scenic Eclipse and her new sistership carry small submarines for their passengers to enjoy underwater exploration. The second of Scenic Cruises’ new ships, Scenic Eclipse II, le...
Tracking ship goes on tour The 24,966 displacement tonne Chinese tracking vessel Yuan Wang 5 departing Durban for the Atlantic Ocean in early April. TREVOR JONES ...

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