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pasabahce passenger boat
« on: October 10, 2009, 08:24:47 PM »

model :  1/72   scale                       

Built by:                                     Cantiere Navale di Taranto S.p.A., Taranto in Italy - 1952

Building number:                          141

IMO:                                          5271070

Call Sigh:                                    TC5444

Port of Registry:                          Istanbul

Tonnage:                                   1,042 GRT (Gross Registered Tons)

Engines:                                     2 Sulzer TD36 original diesel engines – total BHP 3,200 – KW 2,354

Screws:                                     Twin

Service speed:                            12 knots - Max 18 knots

Length:                                      74,46m

Width:                                       11.21m

Draught:                                    3.85m

Passengers:                                2,100

MS Pasabahce is a remarkable all steel ferry which was ordered by “Turkive Denizcilik Isletmeleri A.S.” and she was completed in 1952 in the shipyards of Cantiere Navale di Taranto S.p.A., Taranto in Italy. Having been launched and completed she commenced her ferry service from west side of Istanbul across the Bosphorus River to the East, or Asian side of the city. She is officially operated by “Istanbul Deniz Otobüsleri A.S.” of Istanbul, but owned by “Turkiye Denizcilik Isletmeleri A.S.”


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Re: pasabahce passenger boat
« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2009, 08:29:55 PM »

Beautifully built model, excellent. :-))
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Re: pasabahce passenger boat
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