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MV Hans Hansson

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Noorderlicht was originally built in 1910 in Germany as a three-masted schooner but in 1991 she was re-rigged and refitted as a well-balanced two-masted schooner. Strenghtened at the bow, but with no ice class she is capable of sailing the seven seas.  Hans Hansson passengers tend to be Mixed around 50 and American & European. When all cabins have double occupancy, the ship provides a space ratio of 12.1 tons per passenger and a crew to passenger ratio of one for every 3 passengers. At full capacity the space ratio is 12.1 tons per passenger and the crew ratio is one to 3 passengers.
Size Very Small
Rating
Built 1960
Refit 2005
Tonnage 145
Passengers (Min/Max) 12/12
Crew 4
Officers European
CABINS
Total  6
There are two cabins with en-suite facilities and four cabins with shared facilities. 
Balcony  0
Ocean View  6
Inside  0
Single  0
Cabin Details Cabins  
FITNESS & LEISURE
Pools Out/In  0/0
There is deck space for observing scenery and wildlife. The vessel carries a sturdy Zodiac craft for beach landings. Whilst sailing the assistance of the passengers is appreciated for handling the sails and taking the helm.
Jacuzzis  0
Fitness Centre  No
Sauna  No
Steam Room  No
Deck Space  Average
RESTAURANTS
Three meals of international cuisine per day are served in the mess room and prepared by our cook. Main Dining Rooms  1
Sittings  1
Non Smoking  Yes
Alternative Dining  0
 ENTERTAINMENT
Lectures by the expedition leader will be given in the dining room.  Show Lounges 0
Cinema No
Library No
Casino No
DRESS CODE
Shipboard clothing is informal and casual. Jeans, slacks, casual shirts and deck or running shoes are the normal garb. A padded ski jacket or down parka, scarf, balaclava and three pairs of gloves would be good for exploration in polar regions.
TIPPING
We recommend $US7 per passenger per day that you are on the ship.
 DISABLED
Wheelchair cabins 0
Wheelchair access is unsuitable. There are no facilities for disabled passengers on this ship.  Hoists are not provided and passengers will need to bring their own.
Lifts 0
 CHILDREN
The rating for children is Unsuitable. There are no children's facilities. 

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