Thursday, March 04, 2010

The passenger cargo liner ORANJE NASSAU

Aerial view of the handsome Dutch passenger cargo liner ORANJE NASSAU, one of two sisters built in 1957 to the order of KNSM and used on the North Europe to the Caribbean regular service until about 1972. The largest passenger ships in the KNSM's fleet, ORANJE NASSAU and her sister were very popular with round trip passengers as a cruise. In 1974 she was sold to Cuba, renamed XX ANIVERSÁRIO and used as a troopship between Havana and Luanda, Angola.
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