Tina Med - Naples, Italy

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The heavy lift ship Tina Med is seen in this photograph while she was underway in Holland on July 31st, 1999. Photograph by Willem VanMaanen

Construction of this ship was ordered in January of 1980 at the De Waal shipyard in The Netherlands. In June of 1980 the nearly completed ship was launched and in August of that year she entered service under the Dutch flag as Eldir. Since then she has sailed under the following names and flags. (a) Eldir (7/89) - Netherlands, (b) Tina (11/96) - Antigua, (c) Tina M. (10/97) and when this photograph was added to the archives she was still active under the Italian flag as (d) Tina Med for Medlift Srl of Italy.

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Posted: May 26, 2001       Last Revised: May 26, 2001
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