Kwuna cancels sailings next Friday, Saturday

  • Mar. 20, 2014 3:00 p.m.

The Kwuna will be removed from service for four sailings next week, to accommodate overnight mechanical work, BC Ferries has announced. The following sailings on Friday March 28 and Saturday March 29 are cancelled:Leave Alliford Bay 10 pm March 28Leave Skidegate 10:30 pm March 28Leave Alliford Bay 7 am March 29Leave Skidegate 7:30 am March 29 Effectively, this means the last sailing on Friday March 28 from Alliford Bay will be at 9:00 pm, the last from Skdiegate at 9:30 pm, with service resuming from Alliford Bay at 8:00 am Saturday, with the first sailing of the morning from Skidegate at 8 am. BC Ferries has offered no explanation of what repairs the Kwuna requires. It returned to service in January after a four-month, $5 million refit.

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