Kwuna to miss two sailings Tuesday evening

  • May. 10, 2005 11:00 a.m.

The Kwuna will miss two sailings Tuesday evening, because of mechanical problems with the vessel’s drive leg.

The two cancelled sailings are

9 am and 10 pm departures from Alliford Bay

9:30 and 10:30 pm departures from Skidegate Landing

Regular service is expected to resume Wednesday morning with the 7 am departure from Alliford Bay.

The ferry was out of service for several hours last Thursday, and has been limping along with an assist from a tug ever since. It was built in 1975 and is to undergo a major refit this fall.

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