Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Cisne Branco"
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Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Registered port:||Rio de Janeiro|
|Type of rigging:||VOLLSCHIFF|
|Yard:||Damen Oranjewerf Amsterdam|
|Overall length:||76.00 m|
|Length (hull):||55.60 m|
|Sail area:||2195 m2|
|Ship's hull:||Stahl / Steel|
|Engine:||1 MCP, 1 Shaft|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 24 Oct 2000
- she is a sister ship of the "Stad Amsterdam", built 1999 at the Damen Oranjewerf in Amsterdam
- commissioned on the occasion of the celebrations of the 500th anniversary of the discovery of Brazil for the Brazilian Navy to train cadets
- Name means 'white Swan', a traditional name for sailing ships in the Brazilian Navy and a well-known Brazilian song
Last tracked position of the ship:
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Contact:Website (portugueis, 26 Jun 2004):
Navio-Veleiro Cisne Branco: her official page at the website of the Brazialian Navy
Literature for further reading:
We recommend the following references for your further research of the ship. The references marked with have been included in the generation of the ship profile on this page.
"Tall Ships - the Fleet of the 21th Century"
Tide-Mark Press, East Hartford 2000 ISBN: 1-55949-551-0
Page: 49 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data
"Die letzten grossen Segelschiffe"
Delius Klasing Verlag 2002 ISBN: 3-7688-0483-6
(10. aktualisierte und erweiterte Auflage)
Page: 55 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data
American Sail Training Association (ASTA)
"Sail Tall Ships! A Directory of Sail Training and Adventure at Sea"
2007 ISBN: 978-0-9799878-0-9
Page: 128 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data Quelle with contact