Archives for April 1999

Federal Mackenzie: First saltwater ship of 1999

Arrived: April 10, 1999 at 5:09 pm
Is now the Canadian flagged Birchglen

041199-DSCF0018Captain I. M. Singh talks with Port Authority Director Davis Helberg on the bridge of the Federal Mackenzie on Sunday morning, April 11, 1999. They were celebrating the ship’s arrival as the first saltie of the season.
With the official business done, it was time to check out the important things, like snow, which the Captain’s son Zorawar, does not see much of at home in Chandigarh, a city north of Delhi in India. The temperature in Delhi today was 100 degrees!