For the first time for all history of existence of the Danube — Cherne the Sea channel unique operation of towage through the mouth Fast the Reutov motor ship with taken out of service by the main engine and the steering device was executed. About it reports a press - service of the Ministry of transport and communication of Ukraine.
Vessel length - 117 m, width - 16,8 m, actual a deposit aft - 5,35 m. The Reutov motor ship belongs to JSC Ukrainian Danube Shipping Company (a flag of Ukraine).
Towage I was it is carried out from Izmail port by "GALATI-6" tow (a flag of Romania). Conducting on the channel was carried out by the sea pilot of EMLS "Danube" of the state enterprise "The Delta — the Pilot" N. Voloshin.
It should be noted that the "Rostock" vessel (Reutov motor ship) passed the Danube — the Black Sea channel route for the first time for all history of existence of this channel, especially not under the own steam. Vessels of this kind went only the Sulinsky canal (Romania) earlier.
This conducting is one more bright confirmation of high level of preparation, skill of pilots which work at The Delta — the Pilot enterprise.