Chartered ship

CHARTERED SHIP. When a ship is hired or freighted by one or more merchants for a particular voyage or on time, it is called a chartered ship. It is freighted by a special contract of affreightment, executed between the owners, ship's husband, or master on the one hand, and the merchants on the other. It differs, from a general ship. (q.v.)

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The five different aircraft components with a maximum weight of thirty tonnes per section were transported on board a chartered ship using special sea transport frames and secured on roll trailers with twist locks.
ROME, June 1 (KUNA) -- A United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) chartered ship carrying vital food assistance destined for the Yemeni port of Aden has been diverted to the port of Hodeidah following reports of ongoing fighting and security threats.
An official of the Gujarat Maritime Board (GMB) said, We will be signing two co-operation agreements with Maritime Forum of Norway and Institute of Chartered Ship Brokers, Dubai branch, at an event on December 12.
Amsterdam& Bulbfields Spectacular Overnight Sailings from Hull with P&O Ferries Departs 4 April 2014 Enjoy all the comforts of our specially chartered ship as you discover the world's most famous flower gardens, the canals and cobblestones of Amsterdam, and the historic fishing villages of the Dutch 'polder land' on this great value springtime river cruise.
00 Amsterdam & Bulbfields Spectacular River Cruise Overnight Sailings from Newcastle with DFDS Seaways' - On board MS Olympia Departs 15 April 2014 Enjoy all the comforts of our specially chartered ship as you discover the world's most famous flower gardens, the canals and cobblestones of Amsterdam, and the historic fishing villages of the Dutch 'polder land' on this great value springtime river cruise.
travel/nec16482 0191 300 2185 quoting code NEC Great Value Travel Offer Amsterdam and Bulbfields Spectacular Cruise Enjoy all the comforts of our specially chartered ship as you discover the world's most famous flower gardens, the canals and cobblestones of Amsterdam, and the historic fishing villages of the Dutch 'polder land' on this great value springtime river cruise.
The Equality and Leadership Summit will take place on Holland America's ms Westerdam, a fully chartered ship that highlights the latest industry and environmental technologies, stunning atrium and sophisticated decor.
Earlier, the State Department announced a chartered ship with 300 passengers aboard finally left the North African country after being stuck in port for two days due to rough seas.
Scotia Prince , an Indian- chartered ship, is expected to bring over 1,200 to Alexandria on March 2.
He is also a certified Chartered Ship Broker and a graduate of Maersk International Shipping Education.
Currently the country has 2,246 ships consisting of 2,098 units flying Indonesian flag, 108 units of foreign chartered ship and 40 units of ships flying foreign flag.
Four other summer team members plan to leave Japan next February on a survey mission for about a month aboard a chartered ship.
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