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Highlander vessel arrives
brand-new European Highlander vessel arrived at her new home
in Cairnryan last week.
arrival ends an epic journey during which the £36m vessel
sailed 11,000 miles in 26 days, before anchoring in Larne.
Jim McMullan, who was in command of the ship for her homeward
was an absolute honour to take command of European Highlander
for her historic journey home to Cairnryan.
we experienced some of the worst sea conditions ever on
the way home, European Highlander handled beautifully and
I have no doubt she will quickly establish herself like
her sister ship European Causeway".
berthing trials in Cairnryan and Larne, European Highlander
made her first commercial sailing last week.