COSTA MARINA entered the Brunsbüttel locks in Summer 2008. Originally this one was built as the swedish AXEL JOHNSON, a former container vessel.
1969 Wärtsilä/1169 - imo6910544
CS: IBNC / current flag: Italy
Wärtsilä-Pielstick, 19136 kW, 23kn
This photo was taken by Tom Edburg on a fine October day at Villefranche. It features three mature ladies enjoying the end of season Mediterranean sunshine. All three have had extensive surgery during their lives, but remain in good form.
On the left is Carousel. She was built in 1971 as Nordic Prin