TITLE

Commitment to Europe

PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Logistics & Transport Focus;Sep99, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The first direct sea link of Scotland with Continental Europe has set sail, as of August 1999. The Superfast Ferries is operating the 17.5-hour crossing between Rosyth and Zeebrugge using the two newest ships in its fleet. Equipped with the latest navigation and communication technology, the two new cruise class ferries have a speed of up to 30 knots, with a capacity of 628 passengers and garage decks for 110 large trucks and 115 private vehicles. The vessels offer five-star comfort to their passengers and amenities include a la carte and buffet restaurants, bars, a panoramic live music dancing lounge, casino, video games room, card room, shops and boutiques, conference rooms and business centers, children's playroom, satellite television and Internet facilities.
ACCESSION #
11944709

 

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