Hybrid powered cruise liner completes Northwest Passage crossing first
This, Hurtigruten’s groundbreaking expedition cruise liner MS Roald Amundsen wrote a fresh chapter in exploration history – being the initial battery-hybrid powered ship to ever traverse the legendary Northwest Passage.
As the MS Roald Amundsen arrived Nome, Alaska, the evening of September 10 in, captain Kai Albrigtsen will make a monumental entry in the ship’s logbook:
The first complete passing of the a lot more than 3.000 nautical miles passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, by hybrid propulsion.
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