Ships and shipping, page 13

Aberdeen, part 1

Due to Aberdeen's dominance in the North Sea oil industry the port is very busy with the supply ships which service the oil rigs.  It also has daily freight and passenger services to Orkney and Shetland and some fishing vessels also work out of there.

Viking Dynamic

Stril Odin.

Maersk Logger.

Havila Borg is being shadowed by the Aberdeen pilot vessel.

Kingdom of Fife.

Edda Fram slips out of the harbour on a summer evening.

Vos Scout, a standby safety vessel.

Terasea Eagle

Dagalien is a Shetland Islands Council ferry which has arrived for attention. The vessel normally operates the service to the island of Yell.

The small cargo ship Hav Marlin is dwarfed by the oil rig support vessels.

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