D/S Altair

Other names
ex Atherton
Call sign
LIYQ
Class
DNV1A1
Shipping company
Henrik Østvolds rederi, Bergen
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Furness Ship Building Co. Ltd., Haverton Hill, UK
Build year
1923
Month of delivery
Mai

Maritime inquiries 1939 - 1945

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Torpedoed, 18.6.1940
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
1.522
Net tonnage:
912
Deadweight:
2.570

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Speed:
9 knop

Dimensions

Length:
244.5'
Beam:
38.0'
Draft:
17.5'