• Foto: Nordnorsk Kommunikasjon – Bjørn Erik Jansen

  • Foto: Nordnorsk Kommunikasjon – Bjørn Erik Jansen

  • Foto: Nordnorsk Kommunikasjon – Bjørn Erik Jansen

  • Foto: Nordnorsk Kommunikasjon – Bjørn Erik Jansen

  • Foto: Nordnorsk Kommunikasjon – Bjørn Erik Jansen

Torghatten Trafikkselskap’s new ferry MF Hornstind was named in a ceremony in Brønnøysund on August 25th. Godmother was Hilde Nielsen Forbergskog.

The ferry has already been in operation for over a month in the route Tjøtta-Forvik, and it has been well received by both crew and passengers. The ferry can load 60 cars and 249 passengers. For reduced environmental footprint, the ferry is equipped with battery systems with shore charging capability. The battery systems also enables optimal operation of the diesel generators.