Ship Name

Jahre Viking supertanker

Type

Supertanker

Origins/Provenance

Norway

Era

Maritime Nation Since 1950 (1951-present)

Year Launched

2004

Length (feet)

1500

Beam (feet)

226

Draft (feet)

75

Primary Propulsion

Fuel/Steam

Crew

40

Historical Note

World's largest super tanker, 560,000 dead weight tons

Related Images

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Image ID: 1989 I
One of the world's largest super tankers

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Image ID: 1990 I
Being put into position at oil transfer station well off coast

Record ID: 290