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MV Helena V.03 – Departure Cape Town

The MV Helena departed Cape Town on the 15th April 2018 at 1800 local time, with 92 containers and 238t of break bulk cargo. ETA at St Helena is the 21st April 2018 at 1200 local time.

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MV Helena V.03 / V.04 – BAF / CAF Adjustments

Please be advised that the bunker and currency adjustments for MV Helena Voyages 03 and 04 will be as follows: Voyage 03 CAF – set to zero, no change for this voyage BAF – set to zero, no change for this voyage Voyage 04 CAF – set to zero, no change for this voyage BAF […]

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MV Helena V.02 – Ascension Island Call

The MV Helena is currently en-route to St Helena and is expected to arrive on the 26th March at 0600 local time. It was intended for V.02 to form the first call of the MV Helena to Ascension Island to meet up with the ex-UK FIRS vessel in order to collect southbound cargo for St […]

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MV Helena V.02 – Transhipment Cargo ex-UK

Due to severe weather conditions in Cape Town and terminal closures, discharge of cargo from the ex-UK MSC Paris was cancelled on Sunday 18th March. The transhipment containers ex-UK to be shipped to St Helena on board the MV Helena were therefore retained on board the MSC Paris and will not be discharged until the […]

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MV Helena Voyage 01 – Arrival

The MV Helena has arrived at St Helena and has successfully berthed at the Rupert’s Bay wharf for the first time. The berthing operation went smoothly with good communications between ship and shore. Great work by Captain Sarvilin, the crew of the MV Helena, and the shore team from Solomons and the St Helena Harbourmaster’s […]

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MV Helena Voyage 01 – Update

The Maersk Lanco berthed in Cape Town on the evening of Sunday 26th February following some additional delays in Port Elizabeth. Cargo from the Maersk Lanco has been offloaded and is being transferred to the MV Helena today. At present it is estimated that the MV Helena will depart Cape Town for St Helena on […]

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MV Helena Voyage 01 – Delayed

AW Ship Management have been advised by MOL South Africa that the vessel “Maersk Lanco” has been delayed on her voyage from the UK and will now not call at Cape Town on the 10th February as planned. The ship will call at Cape Town on her return voyage on the 25th February instead. This […]

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MV Helena Freight Rates Publicly Released

Full shipment costs including freight rates and terminal handling charges for both Full Container Loads (FCL) and Limited Container Loads (LCL or break bulk) are now available on the St Helena Shipping website. These are available within the Cargo section of the website and are copied below. FCL Freight Prices LCL Freight Prices Please ensure […]

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RMS St Helena featured on BBC Radio 4

The RMS St Helena arrived at St Helena today for the first call of her last voyage to the Island. The ship was featured on the BBC Radio 4 “World at One” programme, along with an interview of Captain Adam Williams. The programme can be heard on BBC iPlayer using the following link: World at One […]

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