On Sunday 12th January 2020 the 1998 built ro/ro ship MSC BRIDGE completed bunkering at Area 3 East by Go Fuels bunkering tanker LEYONA at 1136 hrs.
She was built in Italy by Esercizio Cantieri at Viareggio as STENA AUSONIA. Between 1998 and 2002 she was chartered to Britain’s Royal Fleet Auxiliary renamed RFA SEA CENTURION A 98 as a fast sealift military ship. In December 2002 she came MONT VENTOUX, STENA FORWADER in August 2005 and the ARK FORWARDER in February 2007. As of 2014 she is serving the Genoa-Palermo route for Stena under a Cypriot flag, homeported in Limassol.
At 1303 hrs she was spotted heading to her next port of call – Gioia Tauro.
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Published – Tuesday 14th January 2020