RMS St Helena to be repaired at sea as engineer flies in

An engineer is being flown to the South Atlantic to conduct repairs at sea on St Helena’s supply ship. The┬áRMS St Helena has suffered a technical problem with the turbo-charger on its portside engine, meaning that the ship can currently travel on only one of its two engines. Spare parts are being flown out with […]

Life’s a blast for RMS St Helena refit team

Heavy weather that has delayed the Basil Read airport supply ship on its return to Walvis Bay has also held up the RMS St Helena’s refit in Cape Town. CAPTAIN ANDREW GREENTREE reports. How time flies when you are enjoying yourself. It has been a busy week. We have had rain most of the time […]