FRS Iberia/Maroc

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FRS Iberia/Maroc
Industry Shipping
Founded 2000
Headquarters Tangier, Morocco
Area served
Strait of Gibraltar
Services Passenger transportation
Freight transportation
Parent Förde Reederei Seetouristik
Website http://frs.es/

FRS Iberia/Maroc is a company in Morocco and Spain, founded in 2000 by its parent company Förde Reederei Seetouristik. [1] The company operates mainly in the Strait of Gibraltar with a fleet of five ferries. [2]

Routes[edit]

FRS Iberia/Maroc operates services across the Strait of Gibraltar from Tarifa, Motril and Algeciras to Ceuta, Tangier and Tanger-Med. [3]

Fleet[edit]

Current vessels[edit]

FRS Iberia/Maroc currently operates a fleet of five vessels.

Name Built Enterered service Flag Notes References
Tarifa Jet 1997 2006  Cyprus Tarifa-Tanger [4]
Ceuta Jet 1998 2003  Cyprus Algeciras-Ceuta [5]
Algeciras Jet 1999 2008  Cyprus Tarifa-Tanger [6]
Tanger Express 1996 2012  Morocco Algeciras-Tanger Med [7]
Kattegat 1996 2014  Cyprus Algeciras-Tanger Med [8]
Al Andalus Express 1990 2014  Cyprus Las Palmas de Gran Canaria-Puerto del Rosario [9]
Miramar Express 1999 2017  Cyprus Motril-Tanger Med
The former Tanger Jet II, sailing between Tarifa and Tanger

Past vessels[edit]

  • Thundercat I - since 2008 MS MegaJet with Seajet[10]
  • Nicea - sold for scrap in 2010[11]
  • Eurovoyager - sold for scrap in 2012[12]
  • Stena Feronia - returned to Stena RoRo, on charter to Intershipping[13]
  • Tanger Jet II - sold in 2013 to Conferry and renamed to Virgin de Coromoto[14]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ ".: Förde Reederei Seetouristik - present ferry operations :". Retrieved 7 October 2017. 
  2. ^ ".: FRS Iberia - About FRS Iberia :". Retrieved 7 October 2017. 
  3. ^ ".: FRS Iberia - FRS Iberia routes :". Retrieved 7 October 2017. 
  4. ^ The Ferry Site about M/F Tarifa Jet
  5. ^ The Ferry Site about M/F Ceuta Jet
  6. ^ The Ferry Site about M/F Algeciras Jet
  7. ^ The Ferry Site about M/F Tanger Express
  8. ^ The Ferry Site about M/F Kattegat
  9. ^ The Ferry Site about M/F Al Andalus
  10. ^ The Ferry Site about M/F Mega Jet
  11. ^ The Ferry Site about M/F Nicea
  12. ^ The Ferry Site about M/F Eurovoyager
  13. ^ The Ferry Site about M/F Stena Feronia
  14. ^ The Ferry Site about M/F Dolphin Jet