Hurtigruten MS Nordnorge
MS Nordnorge from Hurtigruten (Norwegian Coastal Express) leaving the small harbour of Risøyhamn, next harbour is Sortland about one hour away (btw.: going that distance to Sortland by car isn't much faster).
The Nordnorge is built in 1997, is 123.3 meters long and 19.5 meters wide. On 7 decks, 457 berths could be max. 691 passengers. The Tonnage is about 11.400 grt, the engine is a MAK 9000kw and the maximum speed is 18 knots.
Ed.: see picture #69
also for another photo of this vessel
Picture added on 08 November 2010 at 15:58